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Roslyn
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Dazey
Chantal Contouri ...
Savina's Mother
Petru Gheorghiu ...
Pop
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Paul Secchi
Richard Sutherland ...
Rosco
Anita Smith ...
Lisa (as Anita Cerdic)
Tommy Dysart ...
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Mike Bishop ...
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Nicholas Politis ...
Paul Secchi's Boy (as Nicholas Polites)
Felix Biviano ...
Paul Secchi's Boy
Ed McShortall ...
Ted (as Eddy McShortall)
Peter Houghton ...
Thomas
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Psycho Joe, a petrol-head from Altona, Melbourne, secures employment at a local Supermarket. Here, he meets the over-sexed Dazey. Joe and Dazey form a friendship based on a mutual interest in old hot cars. Joe also forms a relationship with a Satanic fellow employee. The nihilism of these young characters, coupled with parental disputes, leads to various tragedies. Written by Russell Graeber <russell_graeber@dpa.act.gov.au>

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Classic Aussie Car Flick
9 July 2011 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Director Geoffery Wright who also created the classic flick, Romper Stomper 1992 has created another gem in Metal Skin.

Starring Aden Young who has also been in other classic flicks, Lucky Country 2009 and Black Robe 1991.

Also starring Tara Morice.

Also starring Nadine Garner.

Also starring Ben Mendelsohn who has also been in another classic flick, Knowing 2009.

I enjoyed the car race and chase scenes.

If you enjoyed this as much as I did then check out other classic car flicks, 2 Fast 2 Furious 2003, Black Cadillac 2003, Breakdown 1997, The Car 1977, Final Contract: Death on Delivery 2006, Dead End 2003, Death Proof 2007, Death Race 2008, Death Race 2 2010, Drive 2011, The Driver 1978, Executive Target 1997, The Fast and the Furious 2001, Fast & Furious 2009, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift 2006, Fast & Furious 5 2011, Fast & Furious 6 2013, Fast & Furious 7 2015, Gone 2007, Heaven's Burning 1997, Highwaymen 2004, The Hitcher 1986, Kalifornia 1993, Love & a.45 1994, Mad Max 1979, Mad Max 2 1981, Midnight Ride 1990, No Way Up 2005, Pit Stop 1969, Sex Drive 2008, Stuck 2007, The F.J. Holden 1977, The Transporter 2002, Rush 2012, Getaway 2013, Hit and Run 2012 and Transporter 2 2005.


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