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Jack Irish has no shortage of friends, but family members are few and far between. His wife was murdered by an ex-client and his father is a fading photo on the pubs football wall of fame. ... See full summary »

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Jack Irish
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Linda Hillier
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Cam Delroy
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Harry Strang
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Drew Greer
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Barry Tregear
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Charlie Taub
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Dave
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Lyall Cronin
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Meryl Canetti
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Dean Canetti
Phetsmorn Inthavong ...
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Jack Irish has no shortage of friends, but family members are few and far between. His wife was murdered by an ex-client and his father is a fading photo on the pubs football wall of fame. So when Des Connors, the last link to his dad, calls to ask for help in the matter of a missing son, Jack is more than happy to lend a hand. But sometimes prodigal sons go missing for a reason... As Jack begins to dig, he discovers that Gary Connors was a man with something to hide, and his friends are people with yet darker and even more deadly secrets. Written by Anonymous

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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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Above-average TV detective thriller
24 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

The working class Fitzroy (before being gentrified) gets a loving cameo here; Guy Pearce does an excellent job in getting across a damaged man's recovery. But the real pleasure, on repeated viewings, is the supporting players. Nice photography, and the direction of the action sequences is refreshingly lucid.


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