Fatty Finn

Australia, 1984

Film
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Film version of Australia’s comic strip, set in the years of the depression. Fatty is head of the neighbourhood nice guys and has a final confrontation with Bruiser Murphy and his gang of toughs. Stars Noni Hazlehurst and Bert Newton.

Credits

director

Maurice Murphy

producer

Brian Rosen

production company

Finn Films

Australian Film Commission

Children's Film Corporation

Language

English

Duration

01:31:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36847

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Adaptations

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Comic strip characters in motion pictures

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children's films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Depressions - 1929

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

History → Australia - History - 1922-1945

History → Depressions - 1929

Literature → Comic strip characters in motion pictures

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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