A Town Like Alice DVD (Region One - Playable in the US, Canada, Mexico, etc.) Complete 1981 Mini-Series. Digitally Mastered. 3-Disc Set. Color.
Starring: Bryan Brown, Helen Morse, Gordon Jackson.
Set against the brutal chaos of World War II, a love story begins that will take two lovers through a living nightmare of captivity, across three continents and two decades. From the steamy jungles of Malaya to the dusty and desolate outback of Australia Based on Nevil Shute' international bestselling novel A Town Like Alice follows the lives of Jean Paget and Joe Harman. Meeting in Malaya--she an attractive young English captive and he a cheerful Australian POW tortured for a simple act of kindness. Separated first by their captors then by the distance of passing years, the two are finally reunited in the rugged outback of Australia-to face a challenge every bit as demanding as their wartime trials.
Winner of numerous international awards, this breathtaking miniseries stars Helen Morse (Agatha, Picnic At Hanging Rock) and Bryan Brown (winner of the Australian Oscar for Breaker Morant). A best seller!