The Picture Show Man

  • 1977
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

A charming Australian film about the early days of Australian moviemaking. Ambitious mogul John Meillon drags his movie equipment into the outback in the 1920s to bring the wonderful magic of motion pictures to amazed citizens. Rod Taylor is the rather melodramatic villain, Meillon's competitor, who gets his hands on the latest equipment before Meillon...read more

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03:15 — At the beginnings of this centuary a man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies.

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  • Released: 1977
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A charming Australian film about the early days of Australian moviemaking. Ambitious mogul John Meillon drags his movie equipment into the outback in the 1920s to bring the wonderful magic of motion pictures to amazed citizens. Rod Taylor is the rather mel… (more)

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