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Crackerjack (2002)

When dwindling membership and increasing overheads makes a local bowling club and prime candidate for a takeover, it's all hands on deck to save the club, in what turns into an epic battle ... See full summary »

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Paul Moloney
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mick Molloy ... Jack Simpson
Bill Hunter ... Stan Coombs
Frank Wilson ... Len Johnson
Monica Maughan Monica Maughan ... Eileen
John Clarke ... Bernie Fowler
Lois Ramsey Lois Ramsey ... Gwen
Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson ... Dave Jackson
Judith Lucy ... Nancy Brown
Cliff Ellen Cliff Ellen ... Norm
Bob Hornery Bob Hornery ... Ron
Peter Aanensen Peter Aanensen ... Edgar
Esme Melville Esme Melville ... Mrs. Jenkins
John Flaus ... Cliff Carew
Lois Collinder Lois Collinder ... Joyce
Paul McCarthy Paul McCarthy ... Barry
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Storyline

When dwindling membership and increasing overheads makes a local bowling club and prime candidate for a takeover, it's all hands on deck to save the club, in what turns into an epic battle where young meets old, greed meets good and people rise to the occasion in extraordinary circumstances. Written by Anonymous

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It's on for young and old

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Comedy

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2002 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Anh Chàng Cu Khôi See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$222,246 (Australia), 1 November 2002, Limited Release
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mick Molloy's own home brewed beer was used for the filming of the scene in the movie. See more »

Goofs

When the Cityside club are travelling by bus to Bogarra, all the people on the bus in the long-shots are clearly stand-ins and the seating arrangement is completely different to the close ups inside the bus. The seating arrangement also varies between the long-shots. See more »

Quotes

Stan Coombs: And remember, this is a game of skill, touch and patience. A true revealer of character.
Jack Simpson: All it's revealing right now is two inches of arse-crack poking out the top of my pants!
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Connections

Referenced in The Chase Australia: Episode #1.21 (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Reckless
Performed by James Reyne and Australian Crawl
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a very australian comedy
21 October 2002 | by chipmannSee all my reviews

Ive just been to the preview of the new australian movie "CRACKERJACK". well what can i say ,i have never laughed so much in one movie , its one of those movies you have to see a few times because its that funny. aussies are will absolutely love it . crackerjack will appeal to most people , its a simple comedy that i hope will do realy well. if you want a good laugh make sure you check it out you wont be disapointed. LAWN BOWLES WILL NEVER BE THE SAME AGAIN.....


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