R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
Based on Peter Carey's novel. The story of Australian bushranger Ned Kelly and his gang as they flee from authorities during the 1870s.
Despite the title, "True History of the Kelly Gang" is actually a highly fictionalized depiction of the life and times of the Kelly Gang.
Young Ned Kelly:
I don't want your fucking pancakes!
The film depicts Kelly being apprenticed to Harry Power at age eleven. In real life Kelly was fifteen when he began working with Power.
The main-on-end credits appear as graffiti scrawled onto various surfaces, alongside a variety of obscenities.