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Section from David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema
Questions to answer
• What did Crocodile Dundee “prove”?
• Russell Crowe uses the term “cultural cringe”. What does that mean in terms of how some Australians regard Australian films?
• Crocodile Dundee featured beautiful Australian landscapes. Explain the impact of the success and popularity of the film in the USA and identify the film’s greatest achievement in the context of world cinema.