Atkins: [driving John to a hotel] New to The Yabba? John Grant: Yes. Atkins: Stayin' long? John Grant: No, just tonight. Atkins: Aw, that's hard luck. Ought to see a bit more of The Yabba than that.

New to The Yabba? Yes. Stayin' long? No, just tonight. Aw,...

Wake in Fright 1971
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Atkins:
[driving John to a hotel]
New to The Yabba?
John Grant:
Yes.
Atkins:
Stayin' long?
John Grant:
No, just tonight.
Atkins:
Aw, that's hard luck. Ought to see a bit more of The Yabba than that.
John Grant:
You think it's worth seeing?
Atkins:
[chuckles]
It's the best place in Australia! Everybody likes The Yabba!
John Grant:
Why?
Atkins:
Well, it's... friendly place. Nobody worries who you are or... where you come from. You're a good bloke, you're alright. Y'know what I mean?

Transcript:
New to the yabba?
New to the yabba.
Like the old place?
No, I think it's bloody awful.
You don't like the yabba?
No.
Will you have a drink?
No, I'm toying
with this one, thanks.
Well, drink it down,
I'll buy you another.
Look, I'm flat broke and
I can't afford to drink!
What's that go to
do with it, man?
I said I'd buy you a drink!
You don't have to buy me one!
Now, drink it down!
Two middies, Keith.
Don't forget the tomato juice.

Clip duration: 61 seconds
Views: 15
Timestamp in movie: 00:39:53
Uploaded: 21 October, 2021
Genres: drama, thriller
Summary: After a bad gambling bet, a schoolteacher is marooned in a town full of crazy, drunk, violent men who threaten to make him just as crazy, drunk, and violent.


Actors

John Grant - Gary Bond