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Call Me Mr. Brown (1990)

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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Peter Macari
Russell Kiefel ...
Ray Poynting
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Brian Day
Vincent Ball ...
Captain Richie
John Frawley ...
Captain Howson
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Bill Harding
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Det. Sgt. 'Jim' Jack McNeill
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Geoff Fraser
Adrian Shirley ...
Detective I
Robert Newman ...
Detective II
Greg Parker ...
Detective III
Kristoffer Greaves ...
Motor Bike Cop
Igor Sas ...
Reporter 1
Andrew Peters ...
Reporter II
Philip Hazel ...
Reporter III
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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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Crime

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1 July 1990 (Australia)  »

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AUD 935,000 (estimated)
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Filmed in late 1985 and ready for release in 1986 after being purchased by Network Ten for seven years of television rights, however it was never screened on television and released on home video in 1990. See more »

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Features Skippy (1967) See more »

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