"There's more mineral deposits in a bottle of fizzy water," is the opinion of the Aboriginal leader, but this doesn't deter a corrupt consortium from its aim of mining for uranium in a remote part of the Australian desert. Ben Elton has adapted his best-selling first novel, a satire set in the final days of the earth as it is asphyxiated by industrial pollution, into a three-part comic fantasy filmed entirely on location in Australia. Elton plays English writer C.D., a pommie poseur more in search of sex than noble causes, who becomes involved in the struggle to delay the coming of Armageddon.
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Shortly after CD & Rachel pick up her car from the impound yard she takes off and throws one red shoe onto the back seat - the camera then cuts to the view from CD's side and she proceeds to take both shoes off. See more
You mean you're celibate?
That's right, I'm a radical non-squelcher.
What if I were to beg?