Smash Palace
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Smash Palace
A key entry in the "renaissance" of the New Zealand film industry, Smash Palace stars Bruno Lawrence as an ex-racing champ. Returning home to take over his late father's business, Lawrence finds that his sophisticated European wife Anna Jemison is bored beyond measure at her new existence. She throws him over in favor of his best friend, policeman Keith Aberdein. Lawrence might have been able to weather his wife's leaving him, but it is too much to bear when she takes their daughter with her. Shoved over the edge, Lawrence kidnaps the child, precipitating a grueling… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Smash Palace is a revealing and involving Australian portrait of splitting up."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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