Wake In Fright

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

In posterity, Ted Kotcheff’s Wake in Fright may be remembered more vividly for the incredible events that saved the picture from extinction than for the strength of its content. For reasons that remain unknown, the movie nearly faded into oblivion -- as of the early ’90s, only two prints existed, both in unsatisfactory condition, and the negatives appeared...read more

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02:01 — "Wake in Fright" is widely acknowledged as one of the seminal films in the development of modern Australian cinema. The film tells the story of a Bri (more…)
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01:19 — Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant (Gary Bond), a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough Australian outback mining town of Bundanyabba, planni (more…)
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01:33 — Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant (Gary Bond), a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough Australian outback mining town of Bundanyabba, planni (more…)
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02:05 — Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant (Gary Bond), a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough Australian outback mining town of Bundanyabba, planni (more…)

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: R
  • Review: In posterity, Ted Kotcheff’s Wake in Fright may be remembered more vividly for the incredible events that saved the picture from extinction than for the strength of its content. For reasons that remain unknown, the movie nearly faded into oblivion -- as of… (more)

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