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Uniform Title Australia (Motion picture : 2008)
Title Australia [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Bazmark production ; a Baz Luhrmann film ; produced by G. Mac Brown, Catherine Knapman, Baz Luhrmann ; story by Baz Luhrmann ; screenplay by Baz Luhrmann ... [et al.] ; directed by Baz Luhrmann.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]


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Description 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Deleted scenes.
Credits Director of photography, Mandy Walker ; editors, Dody Dorn, Michael McKucker ; music, David Hirschfelder.
Cast Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Eddie Baroo, Bryan Brown.
Summary In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence, a scene of sensuality, and brief strong language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Aristocracy (Social class) -- Australia -- Drama.
Cattle breeders -- Australia -- Drama.
Drovers -- Australia -- Drama.
Ranches -- Australia -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Drama.
Aristocracia -- Australia -- Teatro.
Ganado vacuno -- Comercio -- Australia -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films
War films
Western films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Brown, G. Mac, 1957-
Knapman, Catherine.
Luhrmann, Baz.
Beattie, Stuart.
Kidman, Nicole, 1967-
Jackman, Hugh.
Baroo, Eddie, 1968-
Brown, Bryan, 1947-
Bazmark Films (Firm)
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543563716
Music No. 2256371 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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