But there is more to Alvin than meets the eye, and it is not long before he is thrust into a series of saucy adventures where women are attracted head over heels and find him sexually irresistible. Bounding from one hilarious escapade to another Alvin effortlessly becomes the centre of every woman's attention, affection and desire - from accepting the amorous comfort of his teacher's wife to demonstrating the versatility of a waterbed - Alvin knows every trick in the book. Skip to main content. Fastest delivery: Sep 3 - 9. Only 3 left in stock - order soon. Qty: 1 2 3 Qty: 1.
Alvin Purple () clip 1 on ASO - Australia's audio and visual heritage online
Graeme Blundell reprised the role of Alvin in the series. Alvin cohabitated with a new character, flatmate Spike Chris Haywood. As in the films, various women inexplicably lust after Alvin. Dawn Lake and Leonard Teale also acted in the series. During negotiations, apparently neither Burstall nor Alan Finney of Hexagon made any claim that they retained rights in Alvin. However, after the ABC had produced several episodes, Burstall and Hexagon became aware that property in the Alvin character belonged to them, and they sued the ABC for breach of copyright. In the decision Hexagon Pty Ltd and Ors v The Australian Broadcasting Commission  VR , the court held that copyright vested in Hexagon; however, they were stopped from enforcing its rights by not seeking to do so, before the ABC commenced its production.
Celebrate National Dog Day with a look at some shows that feature a few of the most adorable dogs on TV. Watch the video. A waterbed salesman who is irresistible to women gets a job as a gardener in a convent. The first Alvin Purple film was fun to watch. Nothing like it had really been done in an Australian movie before and the things Alvin got up to were fairly amusing.
Original classification rating : R. This clip chosen to be PG. Sixteen-year-old Alvin Purple Graeme Blundell is chased through the streets by excited schoolgirls on bicycles. He finds refuge in the arms of Mrs Horwood Jill Forster , wife of his teacher. This clip shows schoolboy Alvin Purple Graeme Blundell speeding down a road on his bicycle.