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Let's Get Skase (2001)

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Christopher Skase. He ruled Australia and stole a fortune, fleeing to the coast of Spain. No one could touch him. No one could stop him. Until Peter Dellasandro and a small force of men swore they'd bring him down.

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Peter Dellasandro
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Danny D'Amato Jr.
Craig McLachlan ...
Eric Carney
Adam Haddrick ...
Rupert Wingate
Torquil Neilson ...
Sean Knight
Nick Sheppard ...
Dave Phibbs
William Ten Eyck ...
Dick Rydell
Vince D'Amico ...
Daniel D'Amato Sr.
Bill Kerr ...
Mitchell Vendieks
George Shevtsov ...
Beneheim Bencini
Gordon Honeycombe ...
Murray Bishop
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Judith Turner
Vivienne Garrett ...
Ruth D'Amato
Nick Atkinson ...
Anthony D'Amato
Wayne Hassell ...
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Storyline

Christopher Skase was a white collar fugitive until Australia decided to launch an unofficial chase to get Skase. The man who owned television networks, hotels and companies went broke and fled the country to Spain. Peter Dellasandro assembled a team of five people, including Skase's head of security to travel to Majorica to bring Skase back to Australia. The problem is, before they can go, they have to win over the board of Qintex, Skase's former company. Written by Matt Gilbertson

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18 October 2001 (Australia)  »

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Potjera za Skaseom  »

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This movie's biggest claim to fame is that it was mentioned by Nick Mason on The Weekly Planet podcast. See more »

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Peter Dellasandro gets off a train at Parliament station (which is in Melbourne) however he picks up the "West Australian Tribune PM Edition" which is not sold on Melbourne, only the regular edition is. See more »

Quotes

Peter Dellasandro: What, are you kidding me? We're Australian! Skase is throwing a party, right? We're goin' over there to get all the money back, and we're gonna drink all his booze while we're at it!
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31 March 2003 | by (london, england) – See all my reviews

I saw this film when I was holidaying in Australia. A sensational comedy loosely based on real events. It has a great storyline and a couple of characters that you love to hate. The lead character, Lachy Hulme, reminded me of Bill Murray a bit, where nothing is as it seems, and shouldn't be taken too seriously.


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