Walkabout

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Adventure, Drama

One of the most original, visually stunning, and provocative films of the 1970s, WALKABOUT is timeless in its beauty and unique approach to a classic coming-of-age story. The film is arguably director Nicolas Roeg's finest achievement. While on a picnic with his two children in the Australian outback, a man goes insane and kills himself. His 14-year-old...read more

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Walkabout - Official Trailer
03:24 — Two young siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback and are forced to cope on their own. They meet an Australian boy on "walkabout": a ritual se (more…)
Walkabout - Trailer
02:02 — Two young siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback and are forced to cope on their own. They meet an Australian boy on "walkabout": a ritual se (more…)
(Movie Clip) For One Set Of Values
Another striking sequence by director and cinematographer Nicolas Roeg, the Aboriginal boy (David Gulpilil) hunting, then ever more comfortable with t (more…)
(Movie Clip) This Is Australia!
The Australian city-dwelling sister and brother (Jenny Agutter and Lucien John, son of the director and cinematographer Nicolas Roeg), abandoned in th (more…)

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Fri Sep 28 1:15am
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Superb photography enhances this survival saga about two city children stranded in the wilds of the Australian Outback, where they struggle to find their way back to civilization with the help of a friendly aborigine boy.

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: One of the most original, visually stunning, and provocative films of the 1970s, WALKABOUT is timeless in its beauty and unique approach to a classic coming-of-age story. The film is arguably director Nicolas Roeg's finest achievement. While on a picnic w… (more)

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