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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
The Mark Twain of Australia, Steele Rudd made his name in 1899 with a book of short comic sketches, "On Our Selection," based on his upbringing on a homesteading farm in rural Queensland. This film is based on that book and Rudd's subsequent tales of the cantankerous Dad Rudd (Leo McKern), his hardworking wife, Ellen (Joan Sutherland), and their well-meaning, sweet-natured but somewhat blundering son, Dave (Geoffrey Rush), including the tale of Dad's run for local political office.

Cast: Leo McKern , Joan Sutherland , Geoffrey Rush , David Field , Noah Taylor , Essie Davis , Celia Ireland , Ray Barrett

Director: George Whaley

Genres: Comedy drama

Dad and Dave: On Our Selection (1995)

Release Date: January 1st, 1995|1 hr. 50 min.

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