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Geoffrey Wright

Romper Stomper

Edition 1993
94' - 1992 - Crime, Drama, Thriller - Dialogue: Vietnamese, German, English, Japanese
Director: Geoffrey Wright Composer: John Clifford White With: Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie, Alex Scott
The raw punches of this yarn about neo-Nazi skinheads in Melbourne hit right in the guts. However, Romper Stomper is not merely an action picture; its analysis of the no-hope skinheads and their hatred of their hard-working Vietnamese neighbours is profound. Gang-leader Hando reads 'Mein Kampf for inspiration as he rallies his savage followers against what he calls 'gooks'. "I don't want to be a white coolie in my own country", he snarls. His problem is that the exasperated Vietnamese fight back... (Screen International)

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Credits

Director

Geoffrey Wright

Composer

John Clifford White

With

Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie, Alex Scott

Scenario

Geoffrey Wright

Director of Photography

Ron Hagen

Editor

Bill Murphy

Producer

Phil Jones

More information

Dialogue

Vietnamese, German, English, Japanese

Countries of production

Australia

Year

1992

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