Cut Snake

“Unexpected and invigorating. A brilliant lead performance from Stapleton”

Sydney Morning Herald


Dur:94 min


Dir:Tony Ayres

Rating:MA 15+


Set in Melbourne in the mid-1970s, Cut Snake tells the story of Sparra Farrell (Alex Russell), a very private man in his twenties who is trying to make a life for himself in a new city. He has found honest work and becomes engaged to the beautiful Paula (Jessica De Gouw). But the prospect of his new life is challenged when the charismatic Pommie (Sullivan Stapleton) tracks him down. Sparra finds himself drawn back into a world that he thought he had left behind.



Sullivan Stapleton, Alex Russell, Jessica De Gouw


Blake Ayshford, Trevor Blainey, Brendan Campbell, McMahon, James M. Vernon

fan quotes:

“Sex and violence stir up thrills. This cut snake’s mad as hell, and it’s a riveting ride watching it strike.” The Lowdown Under

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