The Great Mint Swindle
|Release Date:||Mar 2012|
|Genres||Biography / Crime / Drama|
|Cast:||Grant Bowler(Ray Mickelberg), Todd Lasance(Peter Mickelberg), Josh Quong Tart(Brian Mickelberg), Shane Bourne(Don Hancock), John Batchelor(Tony Lewandowski), Maya Stange(Sheryl Mickelberg), Caroline McKenzie(Peg Mickelberg), Abbey Earl(Diana), Talei Howell-Price(Fay Mickelberg), Phil Bennett(Detective Slipper), Adam Booth(Detective Burke), Troy Coward(Eddie Jones), Jenny Davis(Mrs. Lewandowski), Rhoda Lopez(Auscon Fan), Andrew Hale(Malcolm McCusker), Les Hill(Lawyer), Michael Muntz(Crown Prosecutor), Michael Loney(Judge), Stuart Halusz(Lawyer), Alyson Walker(Tina), Igor Sas(Baxendale), James Hagan(Police Commissioner), David Meadows(Alan Bond), Kym Bidstrup(Judge), Ross Bryant(Judge), Jeremy Levi(Delivery Guy), Rosie Sprenkels(Bank Teller), David Bowers(Superintendent (as Dave Bowers)), Ben Young(Policeman), Sarah McKellar(Reporter), Greg McNeill(Lou Lewis), Craig Murdoch(Bikie), Andrew Simpson(Guard), Peter Clarke(Guard), Rob Frizzeli(Prisoner), Hannah Outtrim(Hancock's Daughter), Matt Elverd(Security Guard), Sian Ewers(Secretary), Jessica Hegarty(Mickelberg daughter (uncredited)), Scott O'Keeffe(Angry Prisoner (uncredited)),|
It's the beginning of the 1980s boom in Western Australia. Larrikin brothers Ray, Brian and Peter Mickelberg spend their days abalone fishing, flying planes, looking for adventure and developing new ways of making money. Their most bizarre venture? Selling a huge fake gold nugget "The Yellow Rose of Texas" to tycoon Alan Bond. A tale about three innocent men who become embroiled in one of the most famous heists in Australia's history. It is a mysterious twenty-year saga about their fight to clear their names over a crime that has never been solved.