During World War 2, a farmer in New Zealand murders seven people, and the police, along with local Maori trackers, hunt him in the bush country.

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Stan Graham
Carol Burns ...
Dorothy Graham
Denis Lill ...
Ted Best
Donna Akersten ...
Doreen Bond
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Les North
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Cliff Wood ...
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David Copeland ...
George Lindsay
Ken Blackburn ...
Tommo Robson
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Bert Cropp
John Banas ...
Macko Hager
John Black ...
Greg Hutchison
Karl Bradley ...
Maxi Coulson
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Anker Madsen
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Ralph Frederic (as Alan Jervis)
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During World War 2, a farmer in New Zealand murders seven people, and the police, along with local Maori trackers, hunt him in the bush country.

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They could try to take his guns ... from his cold dead hands! See more »

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This British-New Zealand co-production was made for TV according to the New Zealand Film Archive and for British television according to the book "A Decade of New Zealand Film". The film was first shown anywhere on UK TV in 1981 and then first released theatrically in New Zealand in 1982. See more »

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Intense, Amazing....
13 November 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Good Day to all the fine people on IMDb, I'd like to comment on the totally amazing movie that was written with such intensity and powerfully dramatic scenes.

This movie is one that not too many know of, and is truly a "hidden Jem" of Australian/NZ cinema.

The assortment of fine actors in this movie is truly compelling, from the talents of Jack Thompson (Star Wars) to the stunning Michael Teen (amazing!!), I cant believe Michael Teen was un-credited ...the skill brought to this part was INTENSE!!!...to say the least.

The scenery is very well shot, excellent camera angles from Mike Newell, brilliant direction.


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