The Empty Beach

Australia, 1985

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Bryan Brown is Cliff Hardy, private investigator, in “The Empty Beach”, a powerful Australian crime thriller based on the novel by Peter Corris. It begins as a routine investigation into a supposed drowning. But Hardy soon found himself running for his life in the seedy, violent underworld of Sydney’s playground, Bondi. An involving journey into the corrupt underworld of Sydney, “The Empty Beach” also stars Anna Maria Monticelli, Ray Barrett, Nick Tate and Belinda Giblin.

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Credits

production company

Jethro Films

co-producer

Timothy Read

John Edwards

director

Chris Thomson

Duration

01:30:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1985

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

324885

Language

English

Audience classification

MA

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q7731969

TMDB-Movie

137350

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