Directed by Peter Weir and based on Joan Linday's 1967
novel, the film details a mysterious incident set in 1900: four Australian girls and their
governess disappear during a field trip and are never found. With Rachel Roberts, Vivean
Gray, Helen Morse, Kirsty Child, Tony Llewellyn-Jones, Jacki Weaver, Frank Gunnell,
Anne-Louise Lambert, Karen Robson, Jane Vallis, Christine Schuler, Margaret Nelson, Ingrid
Mason, John Jarratt, Jenny Lovell, Martin Vaughan, Jack Fegan, Wyn Roberts and Janet
SEX/NUDITY 3 - Sexual innuendo. One kiss. We see a couple lying in bed,
talking (no nudity is seen). A couple are in bed and we see his bare chest and a glimpse
of her bare backside as she quickly leaves the bed.
VIOLENCE/GORE 1 - A corpse has a spot of blood on its ear and nose.
PROFANITY 0 - None. [profanity glossary]
DISCUSSION TOPICS - Adolescence, boarding school, the 1900's, missing
MESSAGE - Some mysteries are never solved.