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The life at a suburban Sydney pizzeria.


Paul Fenech


Paul Fenech (screenplay), Tahir Bilgic (screenplay) | 1 more credit »




Cast overview, first billed only:
Paul Fenech Paul Fenech ... Pauly Falzoni / Alfredo Falzoni
Tahir Bilgic ... Habib Halal
Rob Shehadie Rob Shehadie ... Rocky
Bill Bentley Bill Bentley ... Bum
Angus Sampson ... Junky
Sam Ford Sam Ford ... Dead Guy
Joel Heddrick Joel Heddrick ... Blind Guy
Renzo Bellato Renzo Bellato ... Wheelchair Guy
Arthur Serevetas Arthur Serevetas ... Fighting Arthur (as Arthur Penn)
Paul Nakad Paul Nakad ... Sleek the Elite
Katrina Spadone Katrina Spadone ... Rocky's Girlfriend
Paul Bates Paul Bates ... Postie
Harry Hudson Harry Hudson ... Old Guy
Jamieson Hunt Jamieson Hunt ... Motorbike Rider
John Boxer ... Bobo Gigliotti
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The life at a suburban Sydney pizzeria.

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The character Ivan is based on the Australian serial killer Ivan Millat. See more »


Ivan introduces two blonde backpackers to hitchhiker Pauly. Five shots later and it becomes obvious one the backpackers is no longer a blonde. See more »


Pauly Falzoni: [giving baby he's accidentally stolen to a wild animal] Dingo, take it back, mate.
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During the credits, scenes from the wedding reception are showing. See more »

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Never saw the TV show...
4 November 2009 | by naterkix-552-997121See all my reviews

...but I found this to be an enjoyable movie. I probably never saw the show since it's Australian and I live in the US but the characters are easy to understand fairly quickly since most have only a few motivations, most of which most comedy movie male characters in a certain age do: chicks, booze, good times... The usual. It's probably not more than a rental (I happened upon it late night on one of the Encore movie channels) but if you like movies that tell the tale of a "crazy night with kooky hi-jinks" and don't feel the need to be politically correct every second of your life, you'll have a good time. It's not a movie of the year in any way but there's a lot of laughs to be had.

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10 April 2003 (Australia) See more »

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