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Emerald City

The title may conjure up images of the Wonderful Land Of Oz, but the plot is set in the Munchkin-Free Australian film industry. John Hargreaves stars as a prosperous screenwriter who is perfectly willing to accept the obscene globs of money thrown at him. One day however, he decides that he's a sellout, and attempts to turn out something of Meaning and Value - and uniquely Australian. But he runs up against an industry with both eyes on the American market. Written by David Williamson.

Year: 1989
Genre: Australian Film
Country: Australia
Director: Michael Jenkins
Starring: John Hargreaves, Nicole Kidman, Robyn Nevin
Duration: 91 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains offensive language and sexual references.
7.3/10
Location in store: Australian Film

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