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Goodbye Paradise (1983)

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Michael Stacy
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Kate
Janet Scrivener ...
Kathy
Kate Fitzpatrick ...
Mrs. McCreadie
Tex Morton ...
Godfrey (as Robert 'Tex' Morton)
Don Pascoe ...
Senator McCredie
John Clayton ...
Todd
Lex Marinos ...
Con
Paul Chubb ...
Curly
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Quiney
Peter Lawless ...
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Ray Shaw ...
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Holly Brown ...
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Kris McQuade ...
Hooker
Wallas Eaton ...
Clyde (as Wallace Eaton)
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This picture was one of fifty Australian films selected for preservation as part of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia's Kodak / Atlab Cinema Collection Restoration Project. See more »

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an excellent film
28 October 2006 | by (Belarus) – See all my reviews

Yes one of my favourites.

Came from a time when Australia made the best cinema.

I enjoyed this immensely it has good music, good photography and the best acting imaginable.

I have it on video I had to order it direct from Australia. It was shown once on BBC a long time ago.

The plot is very fascinating too about an attempted coup in Queensland.

It also has some very good action scenes, and the main character is convincing as someone who still has his wits about him about how to deal with danger, for instance at the end he grabs a machine gun off a dead soldier and blows away another who is about to kill him. This is very plausible as he has the police training.


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