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Yahoo Serious (written by)
David Roach (written by)
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Release Date:
4 August 1989 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
One Seriously Funny Movie See more »
Plot:
Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer... See more » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
1 win & 3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
It's a Great Invention See more (40 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Yahoo Serious ... Albert Einstein
Odile Le Clezio ... Marie Curie

John Howard ... Preston Preston
Peewee Wilson ... Mr. Einstein
Su Cruickshank ... Mrs. Einstein
Lulu Pinkus ... The Blonde

Kaarin Fairfax ... The Brunette
Michael Lake ... Manager
Jonathan Coleman ... Wolfgang Bavarian
Johnny McCall ... Rudy Bavarian / Tasmanian Devil
Michael Blaxland ... Desk Clerk
Ray Fogo ... Bright Clerk
Terry Pead ... Inventor Couple
Alice Pead ... Inventor Couple
Frank McDonald ... Nihilist
Tony Harvey ... Bursar
Tim Elliott ... Lecturer
Ray Winslade ... Droving Student
Ian 'Dano' Rogerson ... Randy Student

Wendy De Waal ... Prudish Student
P.J. Voeten ... Chinese Student
Peter Zakrzewski ... Kid
Sally Zakrzewski ... Kid
Zanzi Mann ... Kid
Conky Heygate ... Kid
Shannen De Villermont ... Kid
Mark Bell ... Kid
Warren Coleman ... Lunatic Professor
Glenn Butcher ... Ernest Rutherford
Steve Abbott ... Brian Asprin
Russell Cheek ... Nurse
Warwick Irwin ... Gate Guard
Keith Heygate ... Scientists Guard
Roger Ward ... Cat Pie Cook
Michael Matou ... Asylum Guard

Elliott Reid ... Asylum Guard (as Ted Reid)
Martin Raphael ... Crazed Lunatic
Max Meldrum ... Mr. Curie
Rose Jackson ... Mrs. Curie
Basil Clarke ... Charles Darwin
Adam Bowen ... Marconi
Esben Storm ... Wilbur Wright
Tim McKew ... Sigmund Freud
Philippa Baker ... Freud's Mother
Geoff Aldridge ... Lumiere Brothers
Hugh Wayland ... Lumiere Brothers
Ian James Tait ... Thomas Edison
Aku Kadogo ... African Lady
Margot Ross ... Emotional Mother
Madeleine Ross ... Baby Scientist
Nick Conroy ... Clarke Gable
Michael Shirley ... Admiral Shackleton
Ollie Hall ... Darwin's Bodyguard
Christian Manon ... Darwin's Bodyguard
John Even Hughes ... Drunk
Pepper Soudakoff ... Darwin's Beagle
Megan Shapcott ... Country Girl Fan
Inge Burke ... Country Girl Fan
Georgie Parker ... Country Girl Fan
David Ngoombujarra ... Aboriginal Dancer
Wick Wilson ... News Cameraman

David Roach ... Country Yokel
Colin Gibson ... Country Yokel
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mikey Robins ... Hospital Patient (uncredited)

Directed by
Yahoo Serious 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Roach  written by
Yahoo Serious  written by

Produced by
Ray Beattie .... executive producer
Graham Burke .... executive producer
Lulu Pinkus .... associate producer
David Roach .... producer
Warwick Ross .... producer
Yahoo Serious .... producer
 
Original Music by
Martin Armiger 
William Motzing 
Tommy Tycho 
 
Cinematography by
Jeff Darling 
 
Film Editing by
David Roach 
Amanda Robson 
Neil Thumpston 
Peter Whitmore 
 
Art Direction by
Laurie Faen (senior art director)
Colin Gibson (senior art director)
Ron Highfield (senior art director)
Steve Marr (senior art director)
 
Costume Design by
Susan Bowden 
Mishi Watts 
 
Makeup Department
Angela Conte .... makeup artist
Wendy De Waal .... hair designer
Sherry Hubbard .... makeup artist
Robern Pickering .... makeup artist
Wendy Sainsbury .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Antonia Barnard .... production manager
Tic Carroll .... unit manager
Geoffrey Giuffre .... unit manager (as Geoffry Guifre)
Ken Moffatt .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael Faranda .... assistant director: second unit
Keith Heygate .... first assistant director
Maria Phillips .... third assistant director
Murray Robertson .... second assistant director
P.J. Voeten .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Marcus Erasmus .... construction manager
Kate Highfield .... art department manager
Michael Makin .... construction manager
Stuart Way .... additional art director
 
Sound Department
Richard Beggs .... sound re-recording engineer
Anne Breslin .... dialogue editor
Paul 'Salty' Brincat .... sound recordist
Steve Burgess .... sound effects editor
Peter Clancy .... sound engineer
Paul Gleeson .... boom operator
Ashley Grenville .... dialogue editor
Geoff Grist .... sound recordist
Stephen Henley .... boom operator
Max Hensser .... sound recordist
John Herron .... dialogue re-recordist
Phil Heywood .... sound re-recording mixer
Sue Kerr .... boom operator
Gerard Long .... foley artist
Graham McKinney .... boom operator
Ian McLoughlin .... dialogue mixer
John Nutt .... sound editor
Martin Oswin .... dialogue mixer
David Parker .... supervising sound re-recording mixer
Angus Robertson .... dialogue re-recordist
Philip Rogers .... sound recordist
Dale Strumpell .... sound re-recording engineer
 
Special Effects by
Steve Courtley .... special effects
Laurie Faen .... special effects
Patrick Fitzgerald .... special effects
Pauline Grebert .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Roger Cowland .... visual effects
Tim Trumble .... optical compositing
Peter Wyborn .... visual effects model maker
 
Stunts
Danny Baldwin .... lead stunt double
Yahoo Serious .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Adcock .... gaffer
Sam Bienstock .... gaffer
Paul Booth .... best boy
Roger Buckingham .... camera operator: second unit
Shaun Conway .... best boy
Jeff Darling .... camera operator
Carolyn Johns .... still photographer
Rick McMullen .... gaffer
Kathryn Milliss .... clapper loader
Paul Moyes .... lighting technician
Garry Phillips .... assistant camera
Mark Pidcock .... clapper loader
Jeremy Robbins .... camera operator: second unit
Brendan Shanley .... key grip
Conrad Slack .... assistant camera
Susi Stitt .... assistant camera
John Swaffield .... camera operator: second unit
Garry Wapshott .... camera operator: second unit
Jason Wingrove .... assistant camera
Vivian Zink .... still photographer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Susan Bowden .... wardrobe supervisor
Christel Franken .... wardrobe assistant
Gabrielle Healy .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Al Hansen .... film colorist: final
Chris Peppe .... additional editor
Yahoo Serious .... supervising editor
 
Music Department
Robin Gray .... music scoring engineer
David Roach .... music editor
Maurie Sheldon .... composer: additional music
Greedy Smith .... musician: guitarist, Rock 'N Roll Music
Simon Walker .... composer: additional music
 
Other crew
Tic Carroll .... location manager
Alison Goodwin De Araujo .... continuity (as Alison Goodwin)
Kerry Fetzer .... caterer
Geoffrey Giuffre .... location manager (as Geoffry Guifre)
Aku Kadogo .... choreographer
Ken Moffatt .... location manager
Jan Newlan .... continuity
David Roach .... humorist
 

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Runtime:
91 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Constant references apples and props were a joke on the fact Tasmania is Australia's largest producer/supplier of apples, so much so that the official state slogan printed on Tasmanian car license plates is "Tasmania: The Apple Isle".See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: When Albert and Marie arrive at the Science Academy Awards - Einstein say that he's taking the hot air balloon down - and then proceeds to pull the cord to turn on the burners - which should take the balloon up - instead it goes down.See more »
Quotes:
Albert Einstein:If you can't trust the Governments of the world, who can you trust?See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in 100 Years of Comedy (1997) (V)See more »
Soundtrack:
In the Hall of the Mountain KingSee more »

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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
It's a Great Invention, 24 June 2002
Author: magicp167 from Hilliard, Ohio

I have to say that this movie is as comedic as they come. I mean every time I watch this movie I always have a smile on my face. And every scene is just funny as hell. I love this movie. But there are some people that will disagree with me. But I still recommend this movie. This movie was conceived by Yahoo Serious (who plays Albert Einstein and also directed and wrote the movie). This is his best invention of all. He could come up with a million good ideas, but he could never surpass this hilarious movie. So, see this movie (if you can find it).

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