Wake in Fright (1971) (en)
Slogan: Have a drink, mate? Have a fight, mate? Have some dust and sweat, mate? There's nothing else out here.
- Original title: Wake in Fright
- Evaluation: 7.4 (Votes: 160)
- Genres: Drama, Thriller
- Release date 1971-07-21 (1971)
- Duration: 114 Min
- Keywords: hunt, coin toss, drunkenness, mining town, based on novel or book, kangaroo, gambling, beer, teacher, outback, australia, australian outback
Wake in Fright is 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 one night stretches into several he plunges headlong into his own destruction.