Set in post-war (1949) rural New Zealand, this film traces the efforts of two con men to run a betting scam in a small town (Tainuea) already rife with illegal gambling corruption, and eccentricity. Written by
Vanessa Der Klawer <email@example.com>
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The brand of green plastic roofing visible above the saxophonist's balcony was not in use in the 1940s. See more
The Tainuia Kid
[Finds a stick of dynamite in a box
Ooh! A thunder stick!
Spoofed in Meet the Feebles