Part one of two from this full length television drama.
Part two of two from this full length television drama.
The credits for this television drama.
Charlie is about to die. His wife is playing prison guard, stopping visitors. She wants to score him a christian grave. But Charlie would prefer a drink. It it is time for blunt honesty — which means more battles with his wife, insulting the kids, and making sure his funeral involves the ocean. One of the last things legendary playwright Bruce Mason wrote before his death in 1982, Do Not Go Gentle also offers a rare central role for veteran Bill Johnson, fresh from playing villain in Under the Mountain. Late children’s TV talent Huntly Eliott cameos as the priest.
Good two "G" man. Girls and grog. Grog and girls. That’s Charlie.– One of Charlie's friends
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Original music composed by Terry Gray.