R | | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.
The version of the film shown at the Cannes Film Festival where director Stephan Elliott's previous picture The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) had been a smash there, ran about 106 minutes. Film production investor and distributor Goldwyn Entertainment Company re-cut the film down to the 97-minute... ...
Fuck me dead, what's that when it's at home?
Angie: Yeah? I know what me Daddy-O would say, I can just hear him, All we get in Woop Woop is that Rogersan
Angie: Rogersan, y'know Rogersan Hammerstein?
At the beginning of the movie, the opening credits state "no animals were harmed in the making of this movie..." several seconds later they add "Neither were any people."
$19,812 (USA) (15 November 1998)
$35,471 (USA) (22 November 1998)