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Last Train to Freo (2006)

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Two thugs from the Perth suburb of Midland catch the last train to Fremantle. When a young woman boards the train a few stops later, they begin talking and find out not everyone on the train is who they seem to be.

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Man on Platform
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Two thugs from the Perth suburb of Midland catch the last train to Fremantle. When a young woman boards the train a few stops later, they begin talking and find out not everyone on the train is who they seem to be.

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There is a reason people avoid strangers on trains

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14 September 2006 (Australia)  »

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O Último Comboio Para Freo  »

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When preparing for the film, Steve Le Marquand and Gigi Edgley caught the train from Midland to get within 'the zone'. Upon entering the train they saw three Aboriginal girls beating one another. When they walked over to help, they where promptly told to 'F*** off.' See more »

Goofs

Karrakatta station is not known as "Karrakatta Cemeterary". Nor are the gravestones as large and as close to the railway station as shown. See more »

Quotes

Train Announcer: Next stop, West Midland.
Trev: Notice the way she emphasizes 'West Midland', makes it sound quiet, what's the word, personal. Cause we already know we're in Midland, but she lets us know we're on the westside of Midland. Makes you feel, like, it's ok, we're all in this together folks.
The Tall Thug: This is gonna be a long trip.
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Turkish March
Written by Ludwig van Beethoven
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Drama/Thriller Builds to a Crescendo
16 April 2007 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

I wasn't sure what to expect and originally watched this movie because I like just about anything with Gigi Edgley in it. I wasn't disappointed at all. This movie starts out in what seems a slow and sluggish way but the eventual twists and turns make it all worthwhile. It was an excellent character study piece. It really isn't a movie for the younger crowd because of the adult situations. But then, I guess compared to HollyWould movies this is rather tame. It is just that the acting and situations build to a crescendo towards the end and present the subject matter in a very visceral way. It will have you on the edge of your seat towards the end. The casting couldn't have been better, the acting was great, and the direction was excellent. It is a drama/thriller extraordinaire.


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