The Dismissal (1983)

03/06/1983 (AU) HistoryDramaTV Movie 4h 30m
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The drama surrounding the dismissal of Mr. Gough Whitlam as the Labor Prime Minister of Australia - on 11 November, 1975 - by the then Governor-General of Australia, Sir John Kerr - and the subsequent installation, in Parliament, of the Liberal 'caretaker government' and Mr. Malcolm Fraser as the 'caretaker' Prime Minister.

  1. Phillip Noyce

    Director, Writer

  2. George Miller

    Director, Writer

  3. George Ogilvie


  4. John Power


  5. Carl Schultz


  6. Ron Blair


  7. Sally Gibson


  8. Daphne Paris


  9. Terry Hayes


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  1. Max Phipps

    Max Phipps

    Gough Whitlam

  2. John Stanton

    John Stanton

    Malcolm Fraser

  3. John Meillon

    John Meillon

    Sir John Kerr

  4. Bill Hunter

    Bill Hunter

    Rex Connor

  5. John Hargreaves

    John Hargreaves

    Dr. Jim Cairns

  6. Peter Sumner

    Peter Sumner

    Bill Hayden

  7. Stewart Faichney

    Billy Snedden

  8. Ed Devereaux

    Ed Devereaux

    Phil Lynch

  9. David Downer

    Tony Staley

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Original Language English

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