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  • IMDb 7.4
Jeffrey Walker Drama 2018 105 min


Original title: Riot

Genre: Drama Year 2018 Rating: NR

Duration: 105 min Country: Australia


Direction: Jeffrey Walker

Production: Louise Smith, Grace Taylor, Joanna Werner

Script: Carrie Anderson, Greg Waters

Cast: Damon Herriman, Kate Box, Xavier Samuel, Jessica De Gouw, Josh Quong Tart

The movie is: Bitter, Captivating, Credible, Dramatic, Reflective, Sensitive

Profile: Historical, LGBT

About: Behavior, Life, Love, Relationship, Sexuality, Society

Origin: Australian

Synopsis In 1978, when the push to decriminalise homosexuality has stalled, a group of activists decide they must make one final attempt to celebrate who they are. Led by former union boss, Lance Gowland, they get a police permit and spread the word. On a freezing winter's night, they cloak themselves in fancy dress, join hands, and parade down oxford street. But they have no idea that angry police lie in wait, and the courage they find that night will finally mobilise the nation.

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