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Outback(1971)

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Brief Synopsis

John Grant, a young teacher whose overnight stay in a rough outback mining town extends to a five-day nightmarish odyssey of drinking, gambling, hunting and more drinking, plunging him toward his own destruction.

Cast & Crew

Ted Kotcheff Director
Gary Bond John Grant
Chips Rafferty Jock Crawford
Al Thomas Tim Hynes
John Meillon Charlie
Maggie Dence Receptionist
Norman Erskine Joe the cook
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info:  Cannes Film Festival screening: 13 May 1971; London opening: week of 30 Oct 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  N.L.T. Productions, Group W Films
Duration(mins):  105 or 109-110 Country:  Australia and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Outback

    Robert Kroning 2011-12-20

    Raw and gritty in parts; one of the best ever Australian films. MORE>