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…)
Wake In Fright
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…)
Wake In Fright
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…)
Wake In Fright - Trailer
01:44 — 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…)
Wake In Fright - Official Trailer
02:02 — 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…)
Fantastic Fest - Q&A
02:19 — Footage from the question and answer session for Wake in Fright premiere at the 2012 Fantastic Fest.
Theatrical Trailer
02:03 — Theatrical trailer for Wake in Fright. Wake in Fright is widely acknowledged as one of the seminal films in the development of modern Australian cine (more…)
Wake in Fright
Alongside Max Max and Walkabout, Wake In Fright is widely acknowledged as one of the seminal films in the development of modern Australian cinema. Com (more…)
Trailer
00:31 — Brutal, uncompromising and stunning Wake in Fright tells is the story of a young teacher, John Grant, who arrives in a rough outback mining town plann (more…)
Extended Trailer
06:28 — Extended trailer for Wake in Fright. Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant, a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough outback mining town of Bund (more…)
Trailer B
00:42 — Second trailer for Wake in Fright. Awe-inspiring, brutal and stunning, Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant, a bonded teacher who arrives in the (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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