Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama
Don is a schoolteacher living with his wife Kath and baby son in suburban Melbourne. On the night of the 1969 federal election he invites a small group of friends to celebrate a predicted ... See full summary »
Barry Crocker was originally cast as Don Henderson. Crocker had recently worked with this film's director Bruce Beresford in The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972) and Barry McKenzie Holds His Own (1974). The day before principal photography began, Crocker broke his back whilst in the garden, was hospitalized and had to withdraw from the film. Crocker was replaced with actor John Hargreaves. Hargreaves had originally wanted to play Cooley in this film, a part which was cast with Harold Hopkins.
Could you put Richard in the car?
Don Henderson: Right.
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