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During the 1860s, Dave Powers, apprentice to a horse trainer, volunteers to ride Archer to the Melbourne Cup race. Their start is 600 miles from Melbourne, and the journey is anything but ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brett Climo ... Dave Power
Robert Coleby ... Etienne de Mestre
Ned Lander ... Jack Cutts
Doreen Warburton Doreen Warburton ... Cook
Claire Corbett Claire Corbett ... Maid
Brian Anderson Brian Anderson ... Mailman
John Spicer John Spicer ... Butler
Robin Bowering Robin Bowering ... Mr. Power
Helen McDonald Helen McDonald ... Mrs. Power
Karyn Greig Karyn Greig ... Mrs. deMestre
Bradley Meehan Bradley Meehan ... Boy
Shari Flood Shari Flood ... Girl
Paul Bertram Paul Bertram ... Lord Alfred
Nicholas Lidstone Nicholas Lidstone ... Landlord
Barry Lovett Barry Lovett ... Man at Gate
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During the 1860s, Dave Powers, apprentice to a horse trainer, volunteers to ride Archer to the Melbourne Cup race. Their start is 600 miles from Melbourne, and the journey is anything but easy. Of course, the pair have numerous adventures along the way, and in the end Archer competes in the Melbourne Cup race. Written by Ken Miller <wkmiller704@yahoo.com>

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 November 1985 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Archer's Adventure See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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