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Bones (1985)

Parker (original title)
An Aussie businessman is trying to find out why and by whom he was kidnapped and then later released with no explanation.

Director:

Jim Goddard

Writer:

Trevor Preston
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bryan Brown ... David Parker
Cherie Lunghi ... Jenny Parker
Kurt Raab ... Haag
Elizabeth Spriggs ... Mrs. Epps
Bob Peck ... Rohl
Beate Finckh ... Sister (as Beate Finkh)
Gwyneth Strong ... Andrea
Simon Rouse ... Richard
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Boots Man
Micha Lampert Micha Lampert ... Tall Man
Dana Gillespie ... Monika
Ingrid Pitt ... Widow
Phil Smeeton Phil Smeeton ... Reich
Tom Wilkinson ... Tom
Hannelore Elsner ... Jillian Schelm
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An Aussie businessman is trying to find out why and by whom he was kidnapped and then later released with no explanation.

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Beten Sie, daß Sie ihm nie begegnen, denn nach ihm kommt nur der Tod.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 June 1991 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Bones See more »

Filming Locations:

Germany See more »

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Color
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First cinema film of Tom Wilkinson. See more »

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Positive, no spoilers.
21 October 2001 | by swiftylSee all my reviews

That irascible Aussie is back again. Bryan Brown, king of Laconia, plays Parker, an Australian businessman based out of London, practising his French with a German whore. He's having a great time, until he gets kidnapped, held for eleven days, then released, all apparently appropo nothing. Bryan Brown of course, is having none of this and sets out to find out what happened. A good solid mystery/thriller with a good helping of obsessive detective work.

The opening alone is great- watch it in the middle of a couple of westerns.


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