A new recruit to Sydney's Police Rescue squad is accused of corruption.



(story), (story) | 1 more credit »


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Parklands (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Rosie returns to her home city on the death of her father, a former policeman. His diaries hint at corruption, and she also receives hints and veiled threats which support her suspicions. ... See full summary »

Director: Kathryn Millard
Stars: Cate Blanchett, Tony Martin, Carmel Johnson
Police Rescue (1989–1996)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The lives and cases of the members the Australian, Sydney based, New South Wales Police Rescue Squad.

Stars: Gary Sweet, Sonia Todd, Steve Bastoni
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The romantic myth is exposed for Guy when he is plagued by memories of an old girlfriend on his wedding day.

Director: Cherie Nowlan
Stars: Richard Roxburgh, Cate Blanchett, Frances O'Connor
Bordertown (TV Mini-Series 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Story About Bianca, a girl living a tough life.

Stars: Ray Barrett, Cate Blanchett, Mitchell Butel
Heartland (TV Mini-Series 1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Heartland was an Australian television drama series that ran on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in 1994. It ran for thirteen episodes and starred Cate Blanchett and Ernie Dingo. The... See full summary »

Stars: Cate Blanchett, Ernie Dingo, Grahame Mundara Rich
Paradise Road (1997)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery.

Director: Bruce Beresford
Stars: Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In mid-1800s England, Oscar is a young Anglican priest, a misfit and an outcast, but with the soul of an angel. As a boy, even though from a strict Pentecostal family, he felt God told him ... See full summary »

Director: Gillian Armstrong
Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Cate Blanchett, Ciarán Hinds
Bangers (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Julie-Anne cooks dinner for her mom in a most interesting manner while having an enlightened conversation with Mr. Funny Bones.

Director: Andrew Upton
Stars: Cate Blanchett, Lynette Curran
G.P. (1989–1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Denise Roberts, Michael Craig, Michael O'Neill
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young Scottish woman joins the French Resistance during World War II to rescue her Royal Air Force boyfriend who is lost in France.

Director: Gillian Armstrong
Stars: Cate Blanchett, James Fleet, Abigail Cruttenden
An Ideal Husband I (1999)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed.... See full summary »

Director: Oliver Parker
Stars: Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Peter Vaughan
Red VIII (2016)
Short | Drama
Director: Del Kathryn Barton
Stars: Cate Blanchett, Alex Russell, Arella Plater


Credited cast:
Zoe Carides ...
Const. Lorrie 'Flash' Gordon
Jeremy Sims ...
John Clayton ...
Jeremy Callaghan ...
Belinda Cotterill ...
Rel Hunt ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Alexander ...
Blazey Best ...
Darryn Binks ...
Richard Boué ...


Constable Laurie Gordon transfers from the Drugs Squad to Sydney's elite Police Rescue squad after her partner and lover is killed when a raid goes wrong. When allegations of corruption follow her to Rescue, Gordon must fight to regain the vital trust of the squad and Sgt. 'Mickey' McClintock. This trust is tested when a gunman takes a teacher and kids hostage at a child care centre, and the Rescue Squad is called in to assist. Based on the Australian ABC-TV series. Written by Alexander Lum

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sequel | independent film | See All (2) »


Who can you trust when your life is on the line?


Action | Crime





Release Date:

17 March 1994 (Australia)  »

Also Known As:

Police Rescue - Profis unter Verdacht  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


See  »

Did You Know?


Cate Blanchett's first film. See more »


Follows Police Rescue (1989) See more »


Most People I Know Think That I'm Crazy
Written by Billy Thorpe
Mushroom Music Pty Limited
Performed by Gary Sweet
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Poor movie of a great TV series
9 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

As a big fan of the "Police Rescue" TV series, I waited eagerly for the feature film to be released, and was disappointed when it was only on in Australian cinemas for about a week and I missed it. Years later, having seen it at last, I can see why it tanked at the box office. All the best elements of the TV series have been removed and made it a bland and disappointing effort. Instead of big screen action and suspense, the story mostly concerns the mysterious past of new recruit Lorrie Gordon, and her relationship with Mickey. It's disappointing when a feature film of a TV series can't even match one of the series' more dull episodes. To top it off, the film ends with actor Gary Sweet singing a terrible cover version of "Most People I Know (Think That I'm Crazy)", which Australians will incredulously recall was actually released as a single.

The only thing that makes this film worth seeing is a young Cate Blanchett in her first film role.

4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Police Rescue (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: