It's the start of WWII in Northern Australia. The Japanese are getting close. People are evacuating and burning everything in a "scorched earth" policy. Rather than kill all their cattle, a disparate group decides to drive them overland half way across the continent. Written by
Steve Crook <email@example.com>
A dramatic epic that echoes the heart beats of Australia's Greatness!
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Chips Rafferty starred alongside Jack Lemon playing the island watcher Patterson in the 1960 The Wackiest Ship in the Army. See more
This film is based on fact but the characters are fictitious: any similarity to any name or individual is coincidental. See more
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