Bordertown

Overview

Blending rough-and-tumble drama with romance, this story is set in Australia shortly after World War II, when waves of immigration brought thousands of people to Australia's rural prairies. Baringa is a small town built around an abandoned military base; primarily home to migrant laborers, Baringa is the temporary home to people from all over the vast Australian continent, as well as many of the European nations, some of whom are looking to start a new life, while others are trying to live down their pasts. ...
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Overview

Blending rough-and-tumble drama with romance, this story is set in Australia shortly after World War II, when waves of immigration brought thousands of people to Australia's rural prairies. Baringa is a small town built around an abandoned military base; primarily home to migrant laborers, Baringa is the temporary home to people from all over the vast Australian continent, as well as many of the European nations, some of whom are looking to start a new life, while others are trying to live down their pasts. Originally produced as a mini-series for Australian television, Bordertown featured Cate Blanchett, three years before she rose to fame with her breakthrough role in Elizabeth; the cast also includes Alex Maglet, Geoff Morrell, Christine Tremarco, and Hugo Weaving.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2011
  • UPC: 066805309823
  • Original Release: 1995
  • Source: Bfs Entertainment
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 9:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 62,957

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
1. Play: Saint Columbine's Tears [2:46]
2. Welcoming The Newcomers [9:27]
3. Arrivals Night [7:28]
4. A Barbecue [8:30]
5. An Important Meeting [9:49]
6. A Miracle [6:36]
7. Some Sad News [9:53]
1. Play: The Roof Is Singing [4:09]
2. Disappointed [10:04]
3. Holding a Grudge [7:34]
4. A Contest [9:51]
5. A Dinner Invitation [7:47]
6. Regaining Trust [6:15]
7. A New Career [4:20]
1. Play: Lady Bev's Bones [3:10]
2. A New Facility [11:18]
3. Caught Spying [9:08]
4. Off to Work [7:59]
5. Describing a Man's Kiss [6:29]
6. The New Administrator [7:51]
7. A Girl's First Kiss [7:48]
Disc #2 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
1. Play: A Note From the Underground [2:59]
2. A Sad Professor [6:39]
3. Searching For a Reason [10:16]
4. A Comforting Chat [11:14]
5. A Mystery [6:47]
6. A Dead Man's Revenge [10:17]
7. Paying Respects [6:28]
1. Play: The Poisoned Paprika [2:26]
2. Stolen Paprika [7:28]
3. To Catch a Thief [6:41]
4. Building An Aqueduct [7:31]
5. An Epidemic [6:36]
6. All Sorts Of Betrayals [8:31]
7. A Man Of Letters [10:41]
1. Play: But What If The Wind Changes? [3:57]
2. Silver Water [6:07]
3. An Unexpected Wife [9:09]
4. A Gatherinng Interrupted [7:14]
5. A Fight Over An Idiot [6:54]
6. A Tragic Secret [10:21]
7. Expressing Affection [10:13]
Disc #3 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
1. Play: The Cracks and The Squares (Part Two) [3:54]
2. A Late-Night Conversation [10:05]
3. A Happy Couple [7:02]
4. A Vision In the Mirror [6:44]
5. An Unexpected Visitor [7:07]
6. Who's the Boss? [6:50]
7. Payback [10:59]
1. Play: The Cracks and The Squares (Part Two) [3:54]
2. Organising a Search [10:05]
3. A Close Call [7:02]
4. Discovering a Clue [6:44]
5. Confessing the Truth [7:07]
6. A Police Raid [6:50]
7. Getting Some Answers [10:59]
1. Play: Meteorite Nights [3:23]
2. The Picture Show Arrives [7:56]
3. Letting Loose [9:20]
4. Egg-And-Spoon Race [10:46]
5. Borrowing Some Alcohol [6:06]
6. Happy Delusions [9:01]
7. An Announcement [8:21]
1. Play: Whirligig [1:50]
2. Bad News [10:43]
3. A Friend Returns [7:50]
4. A Plea For Love [6:48]
5. Saying Good-bye [7:51]
6. Feeling Desperate [9:25]
7. A Double Wedding [6:46]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
   Saint Columbine's Tears
      Chapters
   The Roof Is Singing
      Chapters
   Lady Bev's Bones
      Chapters
   Special Features
      Biographies
         Cate Blanchett
         Hugo Weaving
         Alex Menglet
         Joe Petruzzi
         Norman Kaye
         Mitchell Butel
         Melita Jurisic
         Linda Cropper
      Filmographies
         Cate Blanchett
         Hugo Weaving
         Alex Menglet
         Joe Petruzzi
         Norman Kaye
         Mitchell Butel
         Melita Jurisic
         Linda Cropper
Disc #2 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
   A Note From the Underground
      Chapters
   The Poisoned Paprika
      Chapters
   But What If The Wind Changes?
      Chapters
Disc #3 -- Bordertown: The Complete Series
   The Cracks and The Squares (Part One)
      Chapters
   The Cracks and The Squares (Part Two)
      Chapters
   Meteorite Nights
      Chapters
   Whirligig
      Chapters
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