A riotous rollercoaster of murder and mayhem set in inner Melbourne, this hit Australian comedy-thriller stars Sam Neill (Breaker Morant) as Carl, a middle-aged no-hoper who takes a job as a cook in a Greek nightclub and falls in with fetching barmaid Sophie (Zoe Carides). But when attacked by his drug-dealing Turkish kitchen hand, Carl inflicts a deathly response that sparks a deepening gangland feud. Best mate Dave (John Clarke - The Games) is soon employed as Carl's protector - and gravedigger - as a band of cutthroats block Carl's path to his bartending sweetheart.
Carl's Life is a Minefield. Dave's in charge of Damage Control. A riotous roller coaster of murder and mayhem set in inner Melbourne, this hit Australian comedy thriller stars sam Neill as carl, a middle aged no hoper who takes a job as a cook in a Greek nightclub to placate his cantankerous mother. A dalliance with fetching barmaid Sophie (Zoe Carides) who is engaged to the nightclub owner lands carl on the wrong side of a jealous bouncer; but when attacked by his drug dealing Turkish kitchen hand, he inflicts a grievous form of self defence that sparks a deepening gangland feud. Best mate Dave (John Clarke) is soon employed as carls protector and gravedigger as a band of cut throats block carls path to his bar tending sweetheart.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.