Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 88%
TMDB Rating 7.5
IMDB Rating 7.7
RottenTomatoes Rating 100%

Financials

Revenue: $50,394

Budget: $0

Profit: + $50,394


Movie Details

Tag Line: Have a drink, mate? Have a fight, mate? Have some dust and sweat, mate? There's nothing else out here.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Jul 21, 1971

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 54m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Australia

Production Companies: NLT , Group W


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Synopsis

Wake in Fright is the story of John Grant, a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough outback mining town of Bundanyabba planning to stay overnight before catching the plane to Sydney, but as one night stretches into several he plunges headlong into his own destruction.


Main Cast

Gary Bond

Gary Bond

John Grant

Age : 55 | Popularity : 3%

Donald Pleasence

Donald Pleasence

Doc Tydon

Age : 75 | Popularity : 13%

Chips Rafferty

Chips Rafferty

Jock Crawford

Age : 62 | Popularity : 10%

Sylvia Kay

Sylvia Kay

Janette Hynes

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Jack Thompson

Jack Thompson

Dick

Age : 79 | Popularity : 6%

Peter Whittle

Peter Whittle

Joe

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Al Thomas

Al Thomas

Tim Hynes

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

John Meillon

John Meillon

Charlie

Age : 55 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Ted Kotcheff
Ted Kotcheff
First Assistant Director
Howard Rubie
Howard Rubie
Continuity
Rita Cavill
Rita Cavill
Crew Post Production Supervisor
Thom Noble
Thom Noble
Production Office Assistant
Vivian Holmes
Vivian Holmes
Sound Original Music Composer
John Scott
John Scott
Sound Editor
Tim Wellburn
Tim Wellburn
Keith Palmer
Keith Palmer
Sound Mixer
Hugh Strain
Hugh Strain
Sound Recordist
John Appleton
John Appleton
Camera Director of Photography
Brian West
Brian West
Camera Operator
John R. McLean
John R. McLean
Editing Editor
Anthony Buckley
Anthony Buckley
Production Producer
George Willoughby
George Willoughby
Casting
John Merrick
John Merrick
Jill Dempster
Jill Dempster
Associate Producer
Maurice Singer
Maurice Singer
Executive Producer
Howard G. Barnes
Howard G. Barnes
Bill Harmon
Bill Harmon
Location Manager
John Shaw
John Shaw
Production Accountant
Philip Moylan
Philip Moylan
Writing Screenplay
Evan Jones
Evan Jones
Novel
Kenneth Cook
Kenneth Cook
Art Production Design
Dennis Gentle
Dennis Gentle
Lighting Gaffer
Tony Tegg
Tony Tegg
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Monica Dawkins
Monica Dawkins
Hairstylist
Robert Hynard
Robert Hynard
Wardrobe Supervisor
Ron Williams
Ron Williams
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