Australia

(2008)

Overview

Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.

  1. Baz Luhrmann

    Director, Screenplay, Story

  2. Ronald Harwood

    Screenplay

  3. Richard Flanagan

    Screenplay

  4. Stuart Beattie

    Screenplay

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 26, 2008
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 45m

Budget $130,000,000.00

Revenue $49,554,002.00

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