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Weekend of Shadows (1978)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 29 June 1978 (Australia)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Waters ... Rabbit
Wyn Roberts ... Sergeant Caxton
Graham Rouse Graham Rouse ... Ab Nolan
Melissa Jaffer ... Vi
Keith Lee Keith Lee ... Wayne
Bill Hunter ... Bosun
Kit Taylor Kit Taylor ... Ryan
Barbara West Barbara West ... Helen
Les Foxcroft Les Foxcroft ... Badger
Graeme Blundell ... Bernie
Kevin Miles Kevin Miles ... The Superintendent
Audine Leith Audine Leith ... Kathy Nolan
Don Barker Don Barker ... O'Dowd
David Hursthouse David Hursthouse ... Smith
Bryan Brown ... Bennett
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To the men of this town the manhunt was all a big game...until WEEKEND OF SHADOWS See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 June 1978 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Battuta di caccia See more »

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Trivia

Second filmed adaptation of a novel ('The Reckoning') by Hugh Atkinson. The first was The Games (1970) about eight years earlier. See more »

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Featured in The Making of 'Weekend of Shadows' (1978) See more »

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Not Bad at all.
3 August 2002 | by milkboy87See all my reviews

Weekend of Shadows isn't a bad little Australian film at all. The acting is rather well done and the setting isn't bad either. The Best part of this film for me was seeing the Macclesfeild hotel shown in the film, where i have lived for about 3 years. This is a film that wont put you to sleep, like some other Australian films, the story is glued together and will make you have feelings for some of the characters.


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