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The cars that ate Paris

Author: Peter WeirHal McElroyJim McElroyJohn MeillonTerry CamilleriAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Home Vision Entertainment, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Black comedy about an Australian town that survives by deliberately contriving car accidents and selling the parts.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction films
Horror films
Dark comedy films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Weir; Hal McElroy; Jim McElroy; John Meillon; Terry Camilleri; Kevin Miles; Rick Scully; Max Gillies; Danny Adcock; Bruce Spence; Chris Haywood; Deryck Barnes; Max Phipps; Ron Williams; Bruce Smeaton; David R Copping; Wayne LeClos; John McLean; Keith Gow; Piers Davies; Janus Films.; Australian Film Development Corporation.; Royce Smeal Film Productions.; Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0780026519 9780780026513
OCLC Number: 53401201
Notes: Based on a story by Peter Weir, Keith Gow, Piers Davies.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Extras: "The plumber" (Peter Weir's 77-minute suspense-thriller, originally produced for Australian television in 1979); Interviews with Peter Weir; Trailers.
Credits: Wardrobe, Ron Williams ; music composed and conducted by Bruce Smeaton ; art director, David R. Copping ; editor, Wayne LeClos ; director of photography, John McLean.
Cast: John Meillon, Terry Camilleri, Kevin Miles, Rick Scully, Max Gillies, Danny Adcock, Bruce Spence, Kevin Golsby, Chris Haywood, Peter Armstrong, Joe Burrow, Deryck Barnes, Edward Howell, Max Phipps, Melissa Jaffer, Tim Robertson, Herbie Nelson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Other Titles: Plumber.
Responsibility: Janus Films ; the Australian Film Development Corporation and Royce Smeal Film Productions present ; screenplay, Peter Weir ; produced by Hal McElroy & Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir.

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Black comedy about an Australian town that survives by deliberately contriving car accidents and selling the parts.

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