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Old 20 January 2017, 01:10 PM
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Australia's film industry is by no means as large like other English-speaking countries, but its movies does win on unique charm, we'd say.
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'by no means as large like'
'its movies does win'
'suggest a gander of'

'Unique charm' and being able to string together a coherent sentence, maybe?
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The folks at mashable had too much whiskee in their coffy, Pudding Crawl!
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'by no means as large like'
'its movies does win'
'suggest a gander of'

'Unique charm' and being able to string together a coherent sentence, maybe?
Those are all perfectly cromulent Australian English phrases.
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While you'd probably think of obvious Aussie film selections like Crocodile Dundee, The Castle or Muriel's Wedding
Actually, no, I didn't think of any of those. I thought of Mad Max, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, and Young Einstein.

I actually never really thought of Crocodile Dundee as Australian since much of it is set in New York. Wikipedia calls it Australian-American.
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And let's not forget Breaker Morant.
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Those are all perfectly cromulent Australian English phrases.
Really? I would have said "a gander at."
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I always think of The Dish as a classic Aussie movie
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I actually never really thought of Crocodile Dundee as Australian since much of it is set in New York. Wikipedia calls it Australian-American.
Maybe the sequel, which takes place mostly in Oz and shows off the bush country and Croc's survival skills?

A film I thought of was The Earthling, with William Holden and Ricky Schroeder. I saw that on HBO as a young teen and I rather enjoyed it. It was Holden's last film.

And if they put Dot and the Kangaroo on there, a whole new generation of children can be terrified out of their wits by the Bunyip Song!



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