Further adventures of the Number 96 crew, on the big screen. After a devastating experience at the hands of a group of bikies Vera Collins recovers at the home of socialite friend Claire Houghton where she meets distinguished politician Nicholas Brent. She is romanced by him and worries that her shady past may harm his career but abruptly calls off the affair after a shock meeting with his son Tony. Dorrie and Herb begin arrangements for the celebration of their Ruby wedding anniversary with Roma, Arnold, Norma and Dudley all crossing wires and duplicating tasks while attempting to help out and cut costs. However a shocking discovery by Flo threatens to halt the celebrations and brings a new man into Dorrie's life. Meanwhile Aldo struggles to work two jobs after accidentally losing the money he had secretly pocketed in the deli to avoid paying income tax on it, and Lucy is suitably unimpressed after Les ropes Alf into his latest money-spinner; a sauna in the building's basement. Simon... Written by
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Did You Know?
According to the book 'Australian Film 1900-1977', this film version of Number 96
used the "same episodic format of the serial". See more
did not appear naked on-set during his character's nude scenes. The camera is positioned slightly too low down during Don's post-beach shower, inadvertently revealing that he's wearing a pair of swimming trunks. They can be seen again later when he gets out of bed. See more
The 'epilogue' is prefaced with "Oh, what the Hell let's have a Happy Ending." See more
"Paperboy, theme from 'Number 96'"
(Steve Grey) See more