Phar Lap


1h 58m 1983

Film Details

Release Date
1983
Production Company
Opticals & Graphics
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; CBS Video; Walt Disney Studios Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 58m

Synopsis

Cast

Tom Burlinson

Tommy Woodcock

Martin Vaughan

Harry Telford

Judy Morris

Bea Davis

Ron Leibman

Dave Davis

Vincent Ball

Lachlan Mckinnon

John Stanton

Eric Connolly

Peter Whitford

Bert Wolfe

Robert Grubb

William Nielson

Richard Morgan

"Cashy" Martin

Gia Carides

Emma

James Steele

Jim Pike

Steven Bannister

Younger Cappy Telford

Richard Terrill

Older Cappy Telford

Warwick Moss

Mccready

Henry Duvall

Mr Ping

Pat Thompson

Edith

Redmond Phillips

Sir Samuel Hordern

Maggie Miller

May Holmes

Anthony Hawkins

Guy Raymond

Roger Newcombe

James Crofton

Brian Anderson

Jack

Len Kaserman

Baron Long

Paul Riley

Billy Elliot

Brian Adams

Mike Vincente

Simon Weels

Newsboy

Kelvin Worth

Newsboy

Justin Ridley

Newsboy

Brian Granrott

Reporter

Ross O'donovan

Strapper

Ashley Grenville

Strapper

Les Foxcroft

Brazier Man

Alan Wylie

Randwick Reporter

Don Reid

Committee Man

Brian Harrison

Committee Man

Denzil Howson

Committee Man

Arthur Barradell-smith

Committee Man

James Wright

Reporter At Station

Tim Robertson

Policeman At Stables

John Stone

Reporter At Stables

Terry Gill

Mechanic

Stuart Finch

Police Sergeant

Cliff Ellen

Float Driver

John Russell

Australian Racecalls; Race Commentator

Kevin Blackmore

Starter

Tommy Woodcock

Trainer

John Higgins

American Reporter

Arthur Sherman

American Reporter

Randall Berger

American Reporter

John Cobley

Sub Editor

Shawn Cosgrove

Australian Racecalls

Dave Johnson

American Racecalls

Brian Andrews

Jockey

Alan Arnold

Jockey

Bob Ball

Jockey

Allan Barton

Jockey

Wayne Beer

Jockey

Ashley Bawden

Jockey

Rodney Bell

Jockey

Mark Broadfoot

Jockey

Colin Brown

Geoff Brown

Jockey

Chris Barrett

Jockey

Ron Bundy

Jockey

Shane Butler

Jockey

Stephen Burridge

Jockey

Henry Cartwright

Jockey

David Clout

Jockey

Colin Davies

Rodney Dawkins

Jockey

Peter Cuddihy

Jockey

Mark Demontfort

Jockey

Midge Didham

Jockey

Ron Dufficy

Jockey

Teddy Doon

Jockey

Wayne Edwards

Jockey

Gerald Egan

Jockey

Clem Floyd

Jockey

Steve Gladstone

Jockey

Laurie Glen

Jockey

Mark Goreham

Jockey

Greg Hall

Jockey

Wayne Harris

Jockey

Tiger Holland

Jockey

William Keeley

Jockey

Len King

Jockey

Mick Kent

Jockey

Harold Light

Jockey

Brett Mallyon

Jockey

Michael Mallyon

Jockey

Colin Milnes

Jockey

Gordon Mather

Jockey

Noel Munsie

Jockey

Stephen Muskell

Jockey

Kevin Moses

Jockey

Gary O'brien

Jockey

Johnny O'connor

Jockey

Ron Quinton

Jockey

Peter Richards

Jockey

Andy Roberts

Jockey

Graham Robson

Jockey

Damien Rudd

Jockey

Brendan Ryan

Jockey

Brett Scott

Jockey

Paul Sequenza

Jockey

Noel Smith

Jockey

Allan Simpson

Jockey

Fred Stanborough

Jockey

Brent Thompson

Jockey

Ivan Thompson

Jockey

Neville Voight

Jockey

Peter Wiggins

Jockey

Stuart Wiggins

Jockey

Alan Wilson

Jockey

Wayne Winks

Jockey

Tim Winslett

Jockey

Polly Wynne

Jockey

Pat Thomson

Crew

Harry Akst

Song ("Baby Face")

Alison Barrett

Casting

Nixon Binney

Camera Operator

Michael Bourchier

2nd Assistant Director

Russell Boyd

Director Of Photography

Russell Boyd

Camera Operator

Ray Brown

Key Grip

Peter Burgess

Sound Editor

Dan Burstall

Camera Operator

Sally Campbell

Set Decorator

Bruce Climas

Assistant Editor

David Connell

Camera Operator

Don Connolly

Dolby Consultant

Benny Davis

Song ("Baby Face")

Richard Davis

Producer

Buddy G Desylva

Lyrics ("California Here I Come")

Mort Dickson

Lyrics ("Follow The Swallow")

D Dreyer

Song ("There'S A Rainbow Round My Shoulders")

Deuel Droogan

Assistant Director

Al Dubin

Song ("Painting The Clouds With Sunshine")

Larry Eastwood

Production Designer

Laurence Eastwood

Production Designer

Gerald Egan

Stunts (Horse)

Peter Fenton

Sound Rerecording

Allen Fitzsimmons

Wrangler

Maria Carmen Galan

Assistant Editor

Paula Gibbs

Production Manager

Steve Gladstone

Wrangler

Bill Grimmond

Camera Operator

Brian Hannan

Song Performer ("Phar Lap" "Farewell To You" "Painting The Clouds With Sunshine")

Evanna Harris

Horse Trainer

Heath Harris

Other

Ray Henderson

Song ("Follow The Swallow")

Phil Heywood

Sound Rerecording

Roy Higgins

Technical Advisor (Racing)

Suzie Howie

Publicist

Al Jolson

Songs ("California Here I Come" "There'S A Rainbow Round My Shoulders")

Keith Lambert

Camera Operator

Lesley Lamont-fisher

Makeup

Peta Lawson

Production Coordinator

Cathy Lewis

Wrangler

Frank Lipson

Dialogue Editor

Mitch Lovett

Special Effects

Greg Luke

Wrangler

Jim Malloy

Post-Production Consultant

David Mckay

Set Dresser

Karan Monkhouse

Props

Joseph Myers

Song ("California Here I Come")

Murray Newey

1st Assistant Director

Tony Paterson

Editor

Graham Purcell

Wardrobe

Ron Purvis

Sound Rerecording

Julia Ritchie

Production Assistant

Terry Rodman

Sound Editor

Billy Rose

Lyrics ("There'S A Rainbow Round My Shoulders" "Follow The Swallow")

Bruce Rowland

Music

Anna Senior

Costume Designer

John Sexton

Producer

Julie Shiels

Wrangler

Terry Stokes

Post-Production Consultant

Keith Wagstaff

Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Christopher Walker

Assistant Director

Jo Weeks

Script Supervisor

Gary Wilkins

Sound Recording

Cheryl Williams

Hairstyles

David Williamson

Screenwriter

Bill Willoughby

Wrangler

Ray Winslade

Wrangler

Polly Wynne

Wrangler

Film Details

Release Date
1983
Production Company
Opticals & Graphics
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; CBS Video; Walt Disney Studios Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 58m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall October 1, 1983

Released in United States October 1984

Released in United States on Video September 14, 1989

Completed shooting May 1984.

Released in United States on Video September 14, 1989

Released in United States October 1984 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States Fall October 1, 1983