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THE ADVENTURES OF BARRY MCKENZIE

The Adventures of Barry McKenzie
d. Bruce Beresford / Australia / 1972 / 114 mins
Viewed on: BBC Four (UK)

Production still from The Adventures of Barry McKenzie

1972: England is rife with unrelenting bureaucracy, everything is massively overpriced and the streets of West London are overrun with uncouth Australians chock full of Fosters and casual bigotry.

2010: England is rife with unrelenting bureaucracy, everything is massively overpriced and the streets of West London are overrun with uncouth Australians chock full of Stella Artois and casual bigotry.*

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