MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,464 this week

Call Me Mr. Brown (1990)

R  |   |  Crime  |  1 July 1990 (Australia)
5.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.5/10 from 26 users  
Reviews: write review

Based on the 1971 true story known as "The Great Plane Robbery", this tele-movie tells the story of Peter Macari alias Mr. Brown. Under a grand extortion scam, he steals $500,000 in cash ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10 titles
created 18 May 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Call Me Mr. Brown (1990)

Call Me Mr. Brown (1990) on IMDb 5.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Call Me Mr. Brown.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The life of a top chef changes when she becomes the guardian of her young niece.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart, Abigail Breslin
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A lesbian private detective dives head first into murder, manipulation and the consuming power of sex.

Director: Samantha Lang
Stars: Susie Porter, Kelly McGillis, Abbie Cornish
Documentary | Biography | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Academy Award®-nominated director Scott Hicks ("Shine") documents an eventful year in the career and personal life of distinguished Western classical composer Philip Glass as he interacts ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Philip Glass, Holly Critchlow, Chuck Close
The Lucky One (2012)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A Marine travels to Louisiana after serving three tours in Iraq and searches for the unknown woman he believes was his good luck charm during the war.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Zac Efron, Taylor Schilling, Blythe Danner
Fringe (2008–2013)
Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A television drama centered around a female FBI agent who is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena.

Stars: Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, Jasika Nicole
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A sports writer becomes a single parent in tragic circumstances.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Clive Owen, Emma Booth, Laura Fraser
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A U.S. Japanese fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures into the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Ethan Hawke, Max von Sydow, Yûki Kudô
Freedom (1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Ron, a young man in his late teens or early 20s, but emotionally younger, has no visible, employable assets, yet rails at his status in life -- blaming everyone for the fact that his dreams are not coming true.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Jon Blake, Candy Raymond, Jad Capelja
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A widowed mother and her son change when a mysterious stranger enters their lives.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Anton Yelchin, Hope Davis
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Eugene Schlusser
Stars: Tony Allison, Don Barker, Gary Bishop
Fallen I (2015)
Adventure | Drama | Fantasy

A young girl finds herself in a reform school after therapy since she was blamed for the death of a young boy. At the school she finds herself drawn to a fellow student, unaware that he is an angel, and has loved her for thousands of years.

Director: Scott Hicks
Stars: Lola Kirke, Addison Timlin, Jeremy Irvine
Down the Wind (1975)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A young nature photographer hesitantly accepts an assignment to shoot for a fashion magazine which takes him to a ski resort. He leaves his loved ones behind and further distances himself ... See full summary »

Directors: Scott Hicks, Kim McKenzie
Stars: David Cameron, Penne Hackforth-Jones, Ross Thompson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Peter Macari
Vincent Ball ...
Captain Richie
John Frawley ...
Captain Howson
Russell Kiefel ...
Ray Poynting
...
McNeill
...
Brian Day
Edwin Hodgeman ...
Bill Harding
Patrick Frost
Brenton Whittle
Grant Piro
Leo Taylor
Stuart McCreery
Ken Goodlet
...
Venebles
Edit

Storyline

Based on the 1971 true story known as "The Great Plane Robbery", this tele-movie tells the story of Peter Macari alias Mr. Brown. Under a grand extortion scam, he steals $500,000 in cash from Australian airlines company Qantas. This begins the start of a major international manhunt to catch a thief who is now living the high life from the spoils of his heist. Written by Jamie Skinner

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The true story of the "Great Plane Robbery" See more »

Genres:

Crime

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1 July 1990 (Australia)  »

Box Office

Budget:

AUD 935,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Call Me Mr. Brown (1990) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?