|Release Date: January 01, 1997||Running Time: 112 mins.|
|MPAA Rating: R|
|Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Historical|
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Summary:Based on a true events which took place during the hot summer of 1968, the story of an ex-con, Walter Mellish, who, along with his family, accidentally triggers an 8-day hostage situation in the Australian countryside. The siege is turned into a huge media event and transforms the man into a folk hero before his bemused nation.