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Aro Favourite Smash Palace


New Zealand 1981, 108 minutes
Dir. Roger Donaldson
Rating: [M]
Genres: Drama / Hostages & Terrorism

Topics: Petrolheads.


Aroview: One of local cinema's finest hours is this rural tale of a brusque auto-mechanic (Bruno Lawrence) whose estrangement from his family leads him to kidnap his 7-year-old daughter. The springboard for the director's career in Hollywood.

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DVD Features

Features a 51-minute documentary "The Making of SMASH PALACE"

  • audio commentary
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • extra stuff
  • aspect ratio: 1.85:1

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