PG | | Comedy, Drama, Sport
Boardroom and dressing-room intrigues spill on to the field at the Australian Rules football club.
Director Bruce Beresford once wrote that the film's emphasis was on the backstage politics of Australian Football and not on the football players but with capturing the essence of the torture of the game.
A marvelous high mark you took last Saturday. You just seemed to go up and up!
Geoff Hayward: Yeah, i felt like Achilles
Jock: ... Who's he?
Geoff Hayward: A Greek guy who could really jump
Jock: Ah, yeah yeah. Well some of these new Australians, you know they could be real champions...
In the movie's end credits, Bob Davis is misspelt as 'Bob David'