Nominated for 11 AFI awards, 'Stir' is the controversial, unflinching true story of the bloodiest riot in Australian prison history. Bryan Brown ('Dirty Deeds') stars as China Jackson, a semi-habitual criminal who is ultimately driven to desperate violence, in this harsh, uncompromising look at the brutalising effect of a repressive penal system

Year: 1980
Genre: Australian Film, True Stories
Country: Australia
Director: Stephen Wallace
Starring: Bryan Brown, Max Phipps, Denis Miller, Gary Waddell, Phil Motherwell
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: R18 - Contains violence and offensive language.
Location in store: Australian Film



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