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Cast

Series cast summary:
James Laurenson ...  Detective Inspector Bonaparte 26 episodes, 1972-1973
Kate Fitzpatrick ...  Constable Alice McGorr 13 episodes, 1973
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A Police Officer, who is also Aboriginal, arrives in outback central Australia from a big city. He begins to solve local major crimes. Not only through his intelligence, as he is highly educated, but also using skills he has learnt from his Aboriginal culture. Written by Tim Kerr-Thomson

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

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21 January 1972 (Australia) See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes)

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Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Michael Powell was introduced to the " Boney " stories while filming " They're a Weird Mob" in 1965, and was very keen to film them. Himself and Paramount nearly went ahead with a movie in the early 70's. See more »

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Referenced in Gulpilil: One Red Blood (2002) See more »

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