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Howzat! Kerry Packer's War (2012– )

TV Mini-series | 180 min | Drama, Sport

The Ashes is the pinnacle of world cricket with two old enemies, Australia and England, going head to head. This series is the story of World Series Cricket and its creator, Australian media mogul Kerry Packer, who signed up the world's ...See moreThe Ashes is the pinnacle of world cricket with two old enemies, Australia and England, going head to head. This series is the story of World Series Cricket and its creator, Australian media mogul Kerry Packer, who signed up the world's greatest players and set up a parallel cricket competition. The Australian cricket team, visiting England in 1977 for the Ashes series, fields a team full of legends. Cricket is undergoing a revolution and the cricket establishment will be brought to its knees. Written by Ben Loane See less
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Lachy Hulme
Kerry Packer Kerry Packer   See fewer
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Abe Forsythe
John Cornell John Cornell   See fewer
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Damon Gameau
Greg Chappell Greg Chappell   See fewer
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Rodney Marsh Rodney Marsh   See fewer
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Matthew Le Nevez
Dennis Lillee Dennis Lillee   See fewer
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Clayton Watson
Ian Chappell Ian Chappell   See fewer
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Craig Hall
Gavin Warner Gavin Warner   See fewer
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Richard Davies
David Hookes David Hookes   See fewer
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Gary Cosier Gary Cosier   See fewer
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Hamish Michael
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Clive Lloyd Clive Lloyd   See fewer
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Ryan O'Kane
Jeff Thomson Jeff Thomson   See fewer
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Peter Houghton
Richie Benaud Richie Benaud   See fewer
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Rose Mitchell Rose Mitchell   See fewer
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Clive Bell Clive Bell   See fewer
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Joel Parker Joel Parker   See fewer
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Peter McFarline Peter McFarline   See fewer
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Alan Shiell Alan Shiell   See fewer
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David Hill David Hill   See fewer
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Austin Robertson Austin Robertson   See fewer
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Len Pascoe Len Pascoe   See fewer
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Kerry O'Keefe Kerry O'Keefe   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 520 votes