MOVIE SYNOPSIS
Wake in Fright


The story of John Grant, a bonded teacher who arrives in the rough outback mining town of Bundanyabba, planning to stay overnight before catching the plane to Sydney. But, as his one night stretches to five, he plunges headlong toward his own destruction. When the alcohol-induced mist lifts, the educated John Grant is no more. Instead there is a self-loathing man in a desolate wasteland, dirty, red-eyed, sitting against a tree and looking at a rifle with one bullet left...
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By Tirdad Derakhshani, Inquirer Staff Writer

    MPAA rating:
    R
    Cast:
    Sylvia Kay; Slim DeGrey; Gary Bond; Jack Thompson; Donald Pleasence; Al Thomas; Peter Whittle; Chips Rafferty; John Armstrong; John Meillon
    Directed by:
    Ted Kotcheff
    Genre:
    Drama; Suspense, Thriller
    Running time:
    01:54
    Release date:
    2012
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