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Welcome to Woop Woop (1997)

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A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Teddy
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Daddy-O
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Angie
Dee Smart ...
Krystal
Richard Moir ...
Reggie
Maggie Kirkpatrick ...
Ginger
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Blind Wally
Mark Wilson ...
Duffy
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Midget
Stan Yarramunua ...
Young Lionel
Bob Oxenbould ...
Moose
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Small Kenny
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Dirty Dean
Sarah Osmo ...
Laverne
Con Demetriou ...
Darren
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Storyline

A con artist escapes a deal gone wrong in New York and winds up in the Aussie outback in a strange town whose inhabitants are an oddball collection of misfits. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for strong sexuality and language, and for some drug content | See all certifications »
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13 November 1998 (USA)  »

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Bienvenue à Woop Woop  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$19,812 (USA) (13 November 1998)

Gross:

$35,471 (USA) (20 November 1998)
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This Australian movie was based on the novel "The Dead Heart" by Douglas Kennedy. An Australian film actually called Dead Heart (1996) had been made and released just a year earlier. See more »

Quotes

Angie: Sock it to me!
Teddy: Sock it to you?
Angie: Root me stupid! Fuck me dry!
Teddy: Root you stupid! Fuck you dry!
Truck Driver: Arggh, give her the pork sauce!
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Crazy Credits

After the credits the movie picks up "15 years later" with a twist ending. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Animal Farm (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

I Cain't Say No
Music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Performed by Poe
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Brilliant Black Comedy
13 June 2004 | by (Seatlle) – See all my reviews

Welcome to Woop Woop amounts to a farce with a very unique (and appalling) storyline. The town Woop Woop is literally 'off the map' and its inhabitants interact in a surreal and disturbing fashion.

Fleeing from danger in New York, the lead character (Johnathon Schaech) makes it to Australia, only to walk into a much bleaker situation – a kind of time-warp - where Daddy-O is the law, the judge, and the executioner. Rule number one: no-one escapes from Woop Woop.

Unfairly criticized as vulgar and offensive, many have missed what this film is all about. Properly understood, however, this makes for highly entertaining (if somewhat foreboding) viewing. Great stuff!


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