Add to basket DAD AND DAVE (CLASSIC AUSTRALIAN FILMS)

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Synopsis

"A FUNNY, WARM, FEEL GOOD MOVIE." Cinema papers A host of outstanding Aussie actors including LEO McKERN, GEOFFREY RUSH, JOAN SUTHERLAND, NOAH TAYLOR and BARRY OTTO star in this loud, proud, fair dinkum yarn about the original "great Aussie battlersâ€, the Rudds, an unconventional farming family of charming half-wits who survive on boiled pumpkin and parrot stew and half-baked get-rich schemes. When Dad Rudd (Leo McKern) moves his family out into the scrub to 'select' 150 acres of fly-blown land, he discovers he's surrounded by all sorts of vermin - reptiles, insects, and Riley (Barry Otto), his miserable politician neighbour. Dad decides to beat Riley at his own game and stand for parliament. Dad Rudd M.P. The Farmers Friend! "Dad & Dave - On Our Selection" is a "pioneering" comedy based on the larrikin yarns of Steele Rudd. Full of bush brawls, harvest dances, outback wedding celebrations and bloody good laughs, it's about a family who didn't give a damn about the authorities or the harsh conditions - and made this country what it is today. Too right!

Extra Features

  • Behind the scenes making-of featurette.
  • Over 60 minutes of on-set interviews with cast and crew.
  • On-set footage.
  • Original Theatrical trailer.
  • TV Spots.
  • Stills and poster gallery
  • Umbrella Trailers

Cast

  • Geoffrey Rush

Directors

  • -
  • No. discs 1
  • Running time 107 min
  • Audio format 2.0
  • Region ALL
  • Format PAL
  • Color COLOUR
  • Language English
  • Catalogue No. DAVID2766
  • Aspect ratio 4:3
  • Subtitles -
  • G


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