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28 June 1974 (Australia) See more »
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Members of the Grave Diggers Motorcycle Club are being knocked off one by one, and someone needs to find out why! Sandy Harbutt's timeless Australian cult film about a bunch of renegades riding Kawasaki 900s. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Ken Shorter ... Stone
Sandy Harbutt ... Undertaker
Deryck Barnes ... Dr. Townes

Hugh Keays-Byrne ... Toad
Roger Ward ... Hooks
Vincent Gil ... Dr. Death
Dewey Hungerford ... Septic
James Bowles ... Stinkfinger (as James H. Bowles)
Bindi Williams ... Capt. Midnight
John Ifkovitch ... Zonk
Lex Mitchell ... Ballini
Rhod Walker ... Chairman
Owen Weingott ... Adler
Slim DeGrey ... Hannigan
Ray Bennett ... Larsen

Bill Hunter ... Barman
Helen Morse ... Amanda
Rebecca Gilling ... Vanessa
Susan Lloyd ... Tart
Rosalind Talamini ... Sunshine
Victoria Anoux ... Flossie
Jane Gilling ... Euridyce
Eva Ifkovitch ... Tiger
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tony Allyn ... Birdman
Terry Bader ... Hanburger
George Beddows
David Bracks ... Boots
Barry Butler ... Buzzard
Roy Corbett
Leonora Cornall ... Lola
Ron Crews
Robert Eagen
Julie Edwards ... Karma
Ruth Erica
Reg Evans ... Solicitor
Deborah Foreman ... Bud
Drew Forsythe ... Fred
Louise Gormley
Gerry Gorsler
Geoffrey Graham
Billy Green ... 69
Dave Hannay
Wendy-Anne Hare
David Hart
Terry Horsley
Lachlan Jamieson ... Hip
Dee Jones
Michael Kent ... Chappie
Peter King ... Ferret
Harry Lawrence ... Caretaker
Karyn Love ... Skunk
Barbara Mason
Jude Matthews ... Blue
Garry McDonald ... Mechanic
Bruce McPherson ... Go Down
Anne Mitchell
Marilyn Lee Mitchell
Annie Nalian
Herbie Nelson (as Herbert Nelson)
Rangi Nicholls
Neville Overall ... Scrag
Max Palmer
John Patterson
Ron Polson
Barry Purchese
Michael Robinson ... Pinball
Pat Rooney
Ron Ross ... Biggie
Fred Scheiwiller ... Ted (as Fred Shaw)
Rosalind Speirs ... Whore
Norman Squires
James C. Steele
Charles Stringer ... Photographer
Richard Tucker
Margaret Ure ... Jay
Jim Walsh ... Bad Max
Patrick Ward ... Alistair

Directed by
Sandy Harbutt 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Sandy Harbutt 
Michael Robinson 

Produced by
David Hannay .... executive producer
Sandy Harbutt .... producer
Original Music by
Billy Green 
Cinematography by
Graham Lind 
Film Editing by
Ian Barry 
Production Design by
Sandy Harbutt 
Art Direction by
Tim Storrier 
Costume Design by
Helen Morse 
Margaret Ure 
Makeup Department
Rina Hofmanis .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dewey Hungerford .... assistant director
Gordon Nutt .... assistant director
Art Department
Dave Hart .... custom painting
Sound Department
Ian Barry .... sound editor
Cliff Curl .... sound recordist
Peter Fenton .... sound re-recordist
John French .... sound recordist
Tim Lloyd .... sound recordist
Ron Purvis .... sound re-recordist
Peter Armstrong .... stunts
Craig K. Brown .... stunts
Hamish Cameron .... stunts
Brian Martin .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Bansgrove .... gaffer
Nixon Binney .... assistant camera
Vincent Gil .... grip
John Lowry .... additional photographer
Ross Wood .... additional photographer
Editorial Department
Tomash Pokorry .... assistant editor
Music Department
Peter Jones .... orchestrator
Other crew
Steve Allsep .... technical assistant
Big Al Bradford .... technical assistant
Barbara Burleigh .... continuity
Victor Hoffman .... bike mechanic
Les Jackson .... technical assistant
Peter Ledger .... film graphics
Mary Moody .... publicist
Michael Robinson .... bike wrangler
Adrienne Rolf .... title designer
Vincent Tesoriero .... technical assistant

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103 min
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Did You Know?

A number of the cast from this movie appeared later in the similar Australian cult movie Mad Max (1979). This included actors Hugh Keays-Byrne, Roger Ward, Vincent Gil, David Bracks and Reg Evans.See more »
[at the funeral of Go Down]
Undertaker:OK, Go Down, you got it; but believe me, whoever got you is goin' ta get got too; and that's a promise.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Adjust Your Tracking (2013)See more »
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28 out of 30 people found the following review useful.
You had to be there..., 30 March 2006
Author: triumph1 from Daytona Beach

The seventies hold a special place in time for me. 1974 was all about (in no particular order) Motorcycles, beer, LSD, marijuana, underground comics (freak brothers), Hawkwind, my girlfriend Karen and of course Stone (the movie).

Outlaw Motorcycle clubs were a lot different in Sydney back then, riding motorcycles (and drinking beer) was our only purpose in life. Back then only an idiot would ride a Harley and the dream bike was the Kawasaki Z1 900 that had only just been released. So imagine a film like Stone blasting it's way onto the screen resplendent with custom painted Kawa 900's! We were mesmerized, personally I remember seeing it 6 times at the local cinema.

Watching it today opens the gates to memory lane, those that use the F3 freeway north of Sydney will appreciate the shots of the road in the funeral procession scene; the road was brand new then! And the shots of the lower North Shore and Pittwater are truly a piece of Sydney's history. Note the absence of traffic.

Forget the acting, when you're 18, off your nut on drugs and that Z1 starts up with the baffles removed at the beginning of the movie, it's mind blowing!!! Non bikers can turn off here :O) Midnight's black Kawa 900 was my favorite, come to think of it, how many indigenous Aussies had a real part in a movie before this? Not many I'd say...

I've now been riding bikes for 35 years now and Stone still holds a special place in my heart. 10 outa 10 for Sandy.

Cosmic flash, and there ya go...


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