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Frauds (1993)

Story of the ways in which insurance investigator Roland Copping interferes in and manipulates the lives of others with outrageous games and gimmicks. Eventually he becomes involved in an ... See full summary »

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Stephan Elliott

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Stephan Elliott
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Phil Collins ... Roland Copping
Hugo Weaving ... Jonathan Wheats
Josephine Byrnes ... Beth Wheats
Mitchell McMahon Mitchell McMahon ... Young Roland Copping
Andrew McMahon Andrew McMahon ... Young Matthew
Rebel Penfold-Russell Rebel Penfold-Russell ... Mother (as Rebel Russell)
Peter Mochrie Peter Mochrie ... Michael Allen
Helen O'Connor Helen O'Connor ... Margaret
Colleen Clifford Colleen Clifford ... Mrs. Waterson
Vincent Ball Vincent Ball ... Judge
Gandhi MacIntyre ... Cartel Valuer
Christina Ormani Christina Ormani ... Telephone Girl
Nicholas Hammond ... Detective Simms
Kee Chan ... Detective Alan
Ian Cockburn Ian Cockburn ... Matthew
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Storyline

Story of the ways in which insurance investigator Roland Copping interferes in and manipulates the lives of others with outrageous games and gimmicks. Eventually he becomes involved in an escalating vendetta with a couple who make an unusual insurance claim. Written by Anonymous

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A film about fun, foul play and a bastard called Roland. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Thriller

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R | See all certifications »
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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Arpa on heitetty See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$247, 19 September 1993, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$553
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Directorial debut of Stephan Elliott. See more »

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Referenced in The Birth of a Queen: Directing a Drag Classic (2005) See more »

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It's De-Lovely
Written by Cole Porter
Published by Warner/Chappell Music
Performed by Bob Cousins Big Band
Arranged and Conducted by Derek Williams
Produced by Guy Gross
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Enjoyable...
15 July 2011 | by vishakbt1See all my reviews

I watched this movie late one night on TV when i had nothing else to do..The character of Phil Collins is particularly interesting as the enigmatic insurance investigator who keeps tormenting his clients just because of the outcome of a roll of dice! It was the ending that made me want to find out more about this movie..Hugo Weaving is amazing too.. Some things to look forward to are... interesting sets like Roland's home, a good story, good acting and a completely bizarre ending.This movie is not for children. Watch it if you are bored of traditional movies.It's in the league of The Cell or The Fall.It's indeed a very unique and strange movie but remember don't watch this when high...


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