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  • Strikebound (1984)
  • 101 min | Drama
Strikebound (1984)
101 min | Drama

The dramatised story of a coal-miners' strike in 1930s Australia, in the small south Gippsland town of Korumburra. The story is told through the struggles of Agnes and Wattie Doig, two Scottish immigrants, who were real people.
Writers
Richard Lowenstein | Wendy Lowenstein (novel "Dead Men Don't Dig Coal")
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 22, 1984

Release date
Oct 6, 1984 (United States)

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Cast

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71 cast members
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Chris Haywood
Wattie Doig Wattie Doig   See fewer
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Carol Burns
Agnes Doig Agnes Doig   See fewer
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Hugh Keays-Byrne
Idris Williams Idris Williams   See fewer
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Rob Steele
Charlie Nelson Charlie Nelson   See fewer
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Nik Forster
Harry Bell Harry Bell   See fewer
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Anthony Hawkins
Police Sergeant Police Sergeant   See fewer
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Lazar Rodic
Yugoslav Scab Yugoslav Scab   See fewer
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Reg Evans
Ernie Ernie   See fewer
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Roderick Williams
Tom (as Rod Williams) Tom (as Rod Williams)   See fewer
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Ian Shrives
Militant Miner Militant Miner   See fewer
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Tiriel Mora
Militant Miner Militant Miner   See fewer
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May Howlett
Salvation Army Captain Salvation Army Captain   See fewer
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Declan Affley
Welsh Singer Welsh Singer   See fewer
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Denzil Howson
Politician Politician   See fewer
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Ivor Bowyer
Rev. Busby Rev. Busby   See fewer
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Kristy Grant
Mrs. King (as Kirsty Grant) Mrs. King (as Kirsty Grant)   See fewer
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Hardy Stow
Reporter Reporter   See fewer
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Nick Waters
Dr. Freeman Dr. Freeman   See fewer
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Bob Horsfall
Mine Foreman Mine Foreman   See fewer
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Edward Hepple
Town Clerk Town Clerk   See fewer
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George Huxley
George George   See fewer
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Harry Bell
Old Miner Old Miner   See fewer
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Vince D'Amico
Italian Scab Italian Scab   See fewer
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John Howard
Bashed Scab Bashed Scab   See fewer
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Chris Ferguson
Wonthaggi Scab Wonthaggi Scab   See fewer
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Richard McFarlane
School Boy School Boy   See fewer
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Jennifer Finch
School Girl School Girl   See fewer
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Chris Connelly
Mrs. King's Man Mrs. King's Man   See fewer
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Chris Gaffney
Sam King Sam King   See fewer
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Howard Priddle
Geordie Geordie   See fewer
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John Flaus
Miner Miner   See fewer
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Joe Camilleri
Miner (as Joe Camileri) Miner (as Joe Camileri)   See fewer
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Reg Glover
Miner Miner   See fewer
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Len Breen
Miner Miner   See fewer
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Bert Davies
Miner / Communist Miner / Communist   See fewer
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Troy
Miner Miner   See fewer
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Roger Stephen
Miner (as Rodger Stephens) Miner (as Rodger Stephens)   See fewer
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Marion Parry
Women's Auxiliary Women's Auxiliary   See fewer
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Sue Byrne
Women's Auxiliary Women's Auxiliary   See fewer
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Julie Forsyth
Women's Auxilary Women's Auxilary   See fewer
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Mickey Camilleri
Women's Auxilary (as Micki Camileri) Women's Auxilary (as Micki Camileri)   See fewer
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Lynn-Maree Milburn
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Morgan Wahl
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Mark Ryan
Communist Communist   See fewer
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'Tippo' Hayes
Communist Communist   See fewer
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Bertie Thompson
Communist Communist   See fewer
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Sam Sejavka
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Bohdan
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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George Maleckas
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Russell Wridgeway
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Lou Storti
Miner (uncredited) Miner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Glen Turner
Italian Miner (uncredited) Italian Miner (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.8 / 10 | 63 votes