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The Removalists (1975)

A good and a bad cop assist a battered wife as she tries to escape her belligerent husband.

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Peter Cummins ... Sergeant Dan Simmonds
... Constable Neville Ross
... Marilyn Carter
... Kate Mason
Martin Harris ... Kenny Carter
... Rob, The Removalist
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A good and a bad cop assist a battered wife as she tries to escape her belligerent husband.

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By the time they are through with Kenny Carter, he doesn't have a wife, a child or a hope in hell.

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This movie was made and released about four years after its source stage play of the same name by playwright David Williamson was first performed on the stage in 1971. See more »

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The wooden posts in the apartment room after Sergeant Simmonds has hit Kenny Carter numerous times. Different posts become broken in different scenes in the same room. See more »

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re: Williamson scripts cant go wrong
6 December 2001 | by See all my reviews

Excellent black comedy with a terrific cast... Williamson's script is again sensational and this one should be up there with his more well known screen adaptions (Dons Party, The Club, etc) but unfortunatley has been fairly forgotten due to a lack availability.... Hargreaves is fantastic as the insecure rookie cop on his first day on the job and Cummins is also fantastic as his superior officer..... Fine performances all around, great direction and production also. Highly Reccomended


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