Australia
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Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009].
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (165 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence, a scene of sensuality, and brief strong language ; CHV rating: PG; for violence.
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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
6312766713 : DVD, 9786312766711 : DVD
UPC
024543563716, 024543563730, 024543563853, 024543563747, 024543563723, 00024543563716

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
Widescreen 2.35:1.
General Note
Special features: Deleted scenes.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Mandy Walker ; production and costumes designed by Catherine Martin ; film editors, Dody Dorn, Michael McCusker ; co-producer, Catherine Martin ; original music by David Hirschfelder ; executive music supervisor, Anton Monsted ; visual effects supervisor, Chris Godfrey.
Participants/Performers
Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, David Wenham, Bryan Brown, Jack Thompson, David Gulpilil, Brandon Walters, David Ngoombujarra, Ben Mendelsohn, Essie Davis, Barry Otto, Kerry Walker, Sandy Gore, Ursula Yovich, Lillian Crombie, Yuen Wah, Angus Pilakui, Jacek Koman, Tony Barry, Ray Barrett, Max Cullen, Eddie Baroo.
Description
In northern Australia at the beginning of World War II, an English aristocrat inherits a cattle station the size of Maryland. When English cattle barons plot to take her land, she reluctantly joins forces with a rough-hewn stock-man to drive 2,000 head of cattle across hundreds of miles of the country's most unforgiving land, only to still face the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by the Japanese forces that had attacked Pearl Harbor only months earlier.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence, a scene of sensuality, and brief strong language ; CHV rating: PG; for violence.
System Details
DVD; Region 1, NTSC, dual layer, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Australian Film Instittute Awards, 2009: Best Production Design (Martin and 3 others) ; Best Costume Design (Martin and Eliza Godman) ; Best Visual Effects (Godfrey and 3 others)

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APA Citation (style guide)

Luhrmann, B., Brown, G. M., Knapman, C., Beattie, S., Harwood, R., Flanagan, R., Dorn, D., McCusker, M., Walker, M., Kidman, N., Jackman, H., Wenham, D., Brown, B., Thompson, J., Gulpilil., Walters, B., Ngoombujarra, D., Mendelsohn, B., Davis, E., Otto, B., Walker, K., Gore, S., Yovich, U., Crombie, L., Koman, J., Barry, T., Barrett, R., Cullen, M., Baroo, E., & Hirschfelder, D. (2009). Australia (Widescreen.). 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Baz, Luhrmann et al.. 2009. Australia. Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Baz, Luhrmann et al.. Australia Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Luhrmann, Baz,, et al. Australia Widescreen., 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2009.

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