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The eight-part series follows the adventures of the retired criminal Lennie Cahill and the retired cop Ted McCabe.
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Series cast summary:
Bryan Brown ...  Lennie Cahill 8 episodes, 2014
Sam Neill ...  Ted McCabe 8 episodes, 2014
Sarah Peirse ...  Margaret McCabe 8 episodes, 2014
Hanna Mangan Lawrence ...  Shannon Cahill 8 episodes, 2014
Mark Coles Smith ...  Jason Dhurkay 8 episodes, 2014
Kate Box ...  Cath Khoury 8 episodes, 2014
Peter Phelps ...  Malcolm Dwyer 8 episodes, 2014
Steve Rodgers ...  Gary / ... 8 episodes, 2014
Damian Walshe-Howling ...  Vince Pelagatti 7 episodes, 2014
Sacha Horler Sacha Horler ...  Rhonda 7 episodes, 2014
Harry Greenwood ...  Zac 6 episodes, 2014
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The eight-part series follows the adventures of the retired criminal Lennie Cahill and the retired cop Ted McCabe.

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Australia

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English

Release Date:

23 May 2014 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Старая школа See more »

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Matchbox Pictures See more »
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Color
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Gary Waddell starred in Lennie Cahill shoots through which this series was based on. See more »

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Disguise
Written by Eleanor Dunlop
Performed by Eleanor Dunlop
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Best Aussie show for years
12 July 2014 | by tango8423See all my reviews

It has been a long time since I have actually enjoyed an Australian TV series, or movie for that matter. I watched the first episode expecting not much, but I liked it a lot and got hooked. Good buildup, good action and a few laughs. Sam Neill (ex cop) and Bryan Brown (ex criminal?) are a great 'odd couple' both trying to track down money from a bank robbery some 12 years earlier. The writers have done a pretty good job, developing each character with good guys, bad guys, some you're not too sure about and a few twists for good measure. Sure, it's slightly over the top but not overdone as to insult the viewer. Considering it is an ABC show, it's not cheaply made. It has good editing, nicely shot in and around Sydney and the action is well done. Hopefully another series is made. The show made me feel happy, so job done!


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