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Breaker Morant.

Author: Bruce BeresfordMatt CarrollJonathan HardyDavid StevensEdward WoodwardAll authors
Publisher: Australia : Distributed by Umbrella Entertainment, ©2017. ©1980
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. Based on a play and true story.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
War films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Military history
Named Person: Kenneth Ross; Breaker Morant; Breaker Morant; Kenneth Ross
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Beresford; Matt Carroll; Jonathan Hardy; David Stevens; Edward Woodward; Jack Thompson; John Waters; Bryan Brown; Charles Tingwell; Terence Donovan; Chris Haywood; Vincent Ball; Ray Meagher; Alan Cassell; Lewis Fitz-Gerald; Rod Mullinar; Kenneth Ross; South Australian Film Corporation,; Australian Film Commission,; Seven Network Australia,; Pact Productions Pty. Ltd.,
OCLC Number: 1008921859
Language Note: English. No subtitles.
Notes: Cataloged from container.
Umbrella Entertainment : DAVID3749.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.
Adapted from the play 'Breaker' Morant by Kenneth Ross.
Credits: Screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford.
Cast: Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Charles Tingwell, Terence Donovan, Chris Haywood, Vincent Ball, Ray Meagher, Alan Cassell, Russell Kiefel, Rob Steele, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Rod Mullinar.
Awards: AACTA Award, 1980 AFI Awards ; Academy Award 19980, Best Adapted Screenplay ; Cannes Film Festival 1980, Palme d'Or Best Supporting Actor ; Golden Globe Award 1980, Best Foreign Film ; Kansas City Film Critics Circle 1980, Best Foreign Film.
Target Audience: Censorship classification : PG.
Description: 1 DVD-video (107 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm
Details: DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, NTSC, Region All, widescreen 16:9, 1.77:1.
Other Titles: Breaker Morant (Motion picture : 1980)

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Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. Based on a play and true story.

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