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Dimboola (1979)

 |  Comedy, Drama  |  11 May 1979 (USA)
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Dimboola follows the interaction of various characters at a country wedding reception.

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Morrie McAdam
Natalie Bate ...
Maureen Delaney
Max Gillies ...
Vivian Worcester-Jones
Bill Garner ...
Dangles
Jack Perry ...
Horrie
Dick May ...
Shovel
Esme Melville ...
April
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Darcy
Alan Rowe ...
Angus (as Allan Rowe)
Irene Hewitt ...
Florence
Kerry Dwyer ...
Shirl
Val Jellay ...
Aggie
Barrie Barkla ...
Reverend Potts
Tim Robertson ...
Father O'Shea
Laurel Frank ...
Jackleen
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Dimboola follows the interaction of various characters at a country wedding reception.

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Accept your invitation to the wackiest, most riotous wedding ceremony of the year! [DVD Australia] See more »

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The Australian Film Commission (AFC) financed $8000 (Australian) in script development for this film but later rejected two applications for production financing. See more »

Quotes

MuttonBayonet: [singing] A marriage is made to be broken / The ring you wear is a horseshoe token / The bonds you forge at the altar / Are really a yoke and a halter.
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A pearler of a film
3 November 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

A great film a little ripper Bruce Spence is at his hilarious best and really drives the film. And has a great supporting cast but the stand out of the film is the legendary Chad Morgan, the Sheik of Scrubby Creek an Australian country music legend his co starring role is hilarious worth seeing just for Chad's performance.It's just a shame this is the only film he made except for a short appearance in Newsfront.

The Whole cast does a great job with heaps of well known faces including that bloke who plays Beau in the Beaurepaires ads.A great little film about an outback wedding and the comedy that happens at the bucks party, very hard to find on video I saw it on Foxtel's movie channel.


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