Great Movies: TV Down Under

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Changi

 




Changi
2011-02 - BFS Entertainment & Multimedia
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As Australia enters World War II, David, Gordon, Bill, Curley, Eddie and Tom are young and carefree. They eagerly enlist, but are soon captured by the Japanese and marched off to the dreaded Changi prison camp. For over three years, each of them endures unspeakable torments inflicted by the Japanese. They lose almost everything that is important to them, yet they survive through the most unlikely means imaginable laughter …More

Fields of Fire

 




Fields of Fire
2004-01 - BFS Entertainment & Multimedia
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In 1939, Bluey fled hard times in England, but his new life in the wild's of Australia will require more than just strength and courage. When he signs on to be a suger cane cutter, he discovers that being accepted into a hard-drinking community is tougher than the dangerous work he is doing. As the world develops a hunger for the sweet product, Bluey's new found prosperity will be challenged by war, violent local prejudices, and one final massive disaster that will threaten the community's only livelihood.

McLeod's Daughters: The Complete First Season

 




McLeod's Daughters
2006-10 - E1
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Claire and Tess, two sisters who were separated as children, are reunited when they inherit Drover's Run, a large Australian cattle property passed down for generations. Together they assemble an all-female workforce and face the challenges of the land

Rain Shadow

 




Rain Shadow
2008-10 - Acorn Media
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This program includes the first six episodes of the poignant drama series about two female veterinarians -- a newcomer and her wizened boss -- who work together under the harsh conditions of the Australian Outback. …More

The Shiralee

 




The Shiralee
2009-03 - Acorn Media Publishing
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An outback drifter named Macauley travels with his 10-year-old daughter, Buster, in 1950s Australia. …More

Snowy River: McGregor Saga

 




Snowy River: McGregor Saga
2008-02 - Phase 4 Films
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Matt takes the ride of his life to prove he's still the Man from Snowy River; an old friend of Rob's arrives and turns many women's heads.

The Thorn Birds

 




The Thorn Birds
2009-11 - Warner Home Video
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Based on the bestselling novel, the film follows a priest and his struggle between his calling and his carnal lusts. …More