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Call Me Mr. Brown (1990)

R  |   |  Crime  |  1 July 1990 (Australia)
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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 »

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Peter Macari
Vincent Ball ...
Captain Richie
John Frawley ...
Captain Howson
Russell Kiefel ...
Ray Poynting
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McNeill
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Brian Day
Edwin Hodgeman ...
Bill Harding
Patrick Frost
Brenton Whittle
Grant Piro
Leo Taylor
Stuart McCreery
Ken Goodlet
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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

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THE PLOT: Extortion. THE PLUNDER: $500,000 in cash. THE PAYOFF: A wild spending spree. THE STORY: The Great Plane Robbery. See more »

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1 July 1990 (Australia)  »

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AUD 935,000 (estimated)
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