When a crummy hotel burns down in Australia, the American co-owner tries to find out whether or not the fire was deliberately set or just an accident.

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Girl in Van
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Webster's Driver
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Clive Bennett
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Joe Laliniei
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George Engels
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When a crummy hotel burns down in Australia, the American co-owner tries to find out whether or not the fire was deliberately set or just an accident.

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A Murderer... A Captive Woman ...and a Deranged Arsonist ...in a Deadly Inferno!

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Second and final picture that British actor James Mason made in Australia. His first had been Age of Consent (1969) about thirteen years earlier. See more »

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This film is dedicated to Peter Fox. See more »

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Featured in A Dangerous Summer Rekindled (2006) See more »

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This film is awful. The plot is ok!
25 November 2001 | by (Memphis, Tenneesee) – See all my reviews

A man is builing a hotel with a partner. He finds out the hotel is over-insured. Things just get worse. This film has a huge mumber of scenes. They must have been put together in someones' sleep. It jumps around from place to place. It does not stay focused on anything for very long. The ending starts on christmas morning with a hotel fire. It then cuts to a night scene of that fire and then cuts back to day time. The DVD sound track is horrible. It takes a fair plot and turns into the worst film I have scene in a long time.


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