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Jack Irish: Bad Debts (2012)

A former criminal lawyer is getting his life back together and now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt collector, apprentice cabinet maker, punter and finding those who don't ... See full summary »

Director:

Jeffrey Walker

Writers:

Andrew Knight, Peter Temple (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Guy Pearce ... Jack Irish
Marta Dusseldorp ... Linda Hillier
Aaron Pedersen ... Cam Delray
Roy Billing ... Harry Strang
Damien Richardson ... Drew Greer
Shane Jacobson ... Barry Tregear
Vadim Glowna Vadim Glowna ... Charlie Taub
Colin Friels ... Garth Bruce
Steve Bisley ... Kevin Pixley
Emma Booth ... Isabel Irish
Debra Lawrance Debra Lawrance ... Jack's Secretary
Fletcher Humphrys ... Wayne Waylon Milovich
Michael Carman Michael Carman ... Eddie Dollery
Simon Russell Simon Russell ... Danny McKillop
Sarah Roberts ... Lorna
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Storyline

A former criminal lawyer is getting his life back together and now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt collector, apprentice cabinet maker, punter and finding those who don't want to be found - dead or alive. When an ex-client wants his help, he lets it pass away. But then this guy turns up dead which forces him back into the ominous past he thought he left for good. Written by revamp21

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 2012 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Jack Irish: Duchy przeszlosci See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The two hotels mentioned, the "Prince of Prussia" and the "Hero of Trafalgar" are fictional. See more »

Connections

Followed by Jack Irish: Black Tide (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Red Right Hand
Written by Mick Harvey (as Harvey), Nick Cave (as Cave) and Thomas Wydler (as Wydler)
Performed by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
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As Aussie as a meat pie, Jack Irish pays off his bad debts
18 October 2012 | by miruleyallSee all my reviews

From the people behind Rake, Jack Irish is the latest TV movie from Andrew Knight from Rake and SeaChange fame.

Guy Peirce is fantastic as Jack Irish.

This would be one of the few series i would recommend to non aussies.

if you like shows like rake, seachange and spooks as well as the edge of darkness.

Such a great story, full of great characters, fantastic locations, flawless cinematography and direction.

With 1 down and 3 more to go i will be keeping a close eye on Jack Irish's next adventures.

10/10


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