1 win & 2 nominations.
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Dirk Trent is small time PI that stumbles onto a peculiar murder when investigating a cheating husband.
A comedy of questionable taste [Australia Theatrical]
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December 1994 (Australia)
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The film was a spoof of the Old Hollywood film noir detective and private eye movies in the Philip Marlowe
and Raymond Chandler
tradition but had a dual-genre parodying as it also sent-up schlock horror movies and combined the two genres in the picture. See more
Some people collect stamps. Some play a bit of golf. For me, it was butt-sculpture. Fag-modelling. Turning dirty old stogies into works of art. Started off with a small camel gumbie, then moved on. Trojan horse. Steam train. One day I plan to do the Crash of the Hindenberg. It's a lot like fishing - you get stinky fingers doing that, too.
Written by Tex Perkins
(as Tex Perkins) and Dan Rumour
Performed by The Cruel Sea See more
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