Spotswood (The Efficiency Expert)
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Spotswood (The Efficiency Expert)
Also released as Spotswood, The Efficiency Expert stars Anthony Hopkins as Wallace, a cold-blooded management consultant, infamous for radically "downsizing" every firm he comes in contact with. Wallace's latest assignment is to streamline a small, family-owned shoe factory in Australia. As he gets to know the eccentric (and endearingly inefficient) factory workers, Wallace undergoes a slow-but-sure "humanizing" process. Eventually realizing that he can simultaneously cut costs and preserve the dignity of the workers, he finds a way to modernize the operation without a… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The eccentricities of the characters and the nostalgia emanating from the wonderfully evocative production design by Chris Kennedy all add up to a charming film of considerable entertainment value. It is a minor classic of Australian cinema."
‑ Urban Cinefile Critics, Urban Cinefile
"This is a minor comedy, in the style of Ealing films from the 1950s, of the little man against the bureaucrats."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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