Romper Stomper

A group of skinheads become alarmed at the way their neighbourhood is changing.

Romper Stomper
Australia 1992
  • Czech
93 min.

Russell Crowe stars as a Nazi skinheads in Melbourne who out their anger on local Vietnamese, who are seen as threatening racial purity. The Vietnamese have had enough and confront the skinheads in an all-out confrontation, sending the skinheads running. A woman who is prone to epileptic seizures joins the skins' merry band, and helps them on their run from justice, but is her affliction also a sign of impurity?

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Director: Geoffrey Wright
Screenplay: Geoffrey Wright
Cinematography: Ron Hagen
Music: John Clifford White
Sound: Frank Lipson, Roger Savage
Editing: Bill Murphy
Production Design: Steven Jones-Evans
Producer: Daniel Scharf, Ian Pringle
Costumes: Anna Borghesi
Cast: Russell Crowe, Daniel Pollock, Jacqueline McKenzie, Alex Scott, Leigh Russell, Dan Wyllie, James McKenna, Eric Mueck, Frank Magree, Chris McLean

Seattle International Film Festival

1993 – Russell Crowe (Best Actor)