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Jonah From Tonga (2014)
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Jonah From Tonga (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fourteen year old breakdancer and mischievous delinquent, Jonah Takalua, returns from Tonga to start a new life at Holy Cross High School. Dominating the playground with his gang Fobba-licious, amusing himself with endless filfthy jokes and a schoolyard rivalry with the Rangas, Jonah challenges the school system, getting himself into more trouble than ever before.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, parody
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, rebelliousness, teenage life, youth, teachers and students, popularity, society, mischievous children, juvenile delinquent, self involved, rebellion, high school life, juvenile delinquency, boss, disorder, power relations, social relations, profanity, politically correct, silly humor, gay slur
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia

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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 29 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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