LES PATTERSON SAVES THE WORLD (CLASSIC AUSTRALIAN FILMS)
The one-time Australian Minster for the Yarts, Sir Leslie Colin Patterson KBE (Barry Humphries), is a lecherous, drunken, chain-smoking slob and vaunted cultural attache. Now, Sir Les has received a promotion, as Australia's ambassador to the United Nations, and is sent to an oil-rich Gulf state to try to make peace after a UN blunder. Embracing his diplomatic duties with devil-may-care aplomb, Les escapes a firing squad before discovering a diabolical plan to hold the world to biological ransom. Meanwhile, undercover CIA agent Dame Edna Everage arrives on a "Possums For Peace' tour and sets out with the Aussie ambassador extraordinaire to save the world!
Co-starring Graham Kennedy, Pamela Stephenson and Joan Rivers, this patriotic Aussie comedy classic includes an exclusive interview with star, Barry Humphries.
- Reflections on My Attempt to Save the World - Interview with Barry Humphries
- Radio Interview with Barry Humphries with George Moore
- Radio Advertisements
- Alternate Ending
- Stills Gallery
- PDF of Feature Film Script
- Barry Humphries
- Pamela Stephenson
- Thaao Penghlis
- George Miller