History Film / TheAdventuresOfPriscillaQueenOfTheDesert

5th Mar '16 4:11:03 AM emmerys
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* BiTheWay: Played with. [[spoiler: Tick and his wife, Marion are both bisexual. He denies it though to fit in the drag queen subculture.]]



* NoBisexuals: Averted: [[spoiler: Tick's wife Marion, and Tick himself to some extent (though he denies it).]]

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* NoBisexuals: Averted: [[spoiler: Tick's wife Marion, and Tick himself to some extent (though he denies it).]]


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** Tick is based on Cindy Pastel, a famous drag queen from Sydney. [[spoiler: Like Tick, Pastel was married with children but attempted to keep his bisexuality as secret.]]
4th Jan '16 2:43:47 PM nombretomado
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* ShoutOut: Hugo's prancing in a green dress as rescue arrives is said to be one to TheSoundOfMusic on the director's commentary.

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* ShoutOut: Hugo's prancing in a green dress as rescue arrives is said to be one to TheSoundOfMusic ''Film/TheSoundOfMusic'' on the director's commentary.
1st Dec '15 2:10:06 PM Exxolon
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A year later Hollywood would tackle the same basic premise in ''Film/ToWongFooThanksForEverythingJulieNewmar''



* FollowTheLeader: ''ToWongFoo'', which had none of the edge this film had.

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* FollowTheLeader: ''ToWongFoo'', ''Film/ToWongFooThanksForEverythingJulieNewmar'', which had none of the edge this film had.
29th Nov '15 3:47:44 PM dsneybuf
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This movie stars Creator/HugoWeaving, Creator/GuyPearce, and Creator/TerrenceStamp as a spectacularly camp trio of drag performers who travel across Australia in a converted school bus named "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert". Hugo Weaving plays Anthony "Tick" Belrose, a.k.a. Mitzi Del Bra. Guy Pearce plays Adam Whitely, a.k.a. Felicia Jollygoodfellow. Terence Stamp plays Bernadette Bassenger, birth name [[spoiler:Ralph.]]

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This movie stars Creator/HugoWeaving, Creator/GuyPearce, and Creator/TerrenceStamp as a spectacularly camp trio of drag performers who travel across Australia in a converted school bus named "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert". Hugo Weaving plays Anthony "Tick" Belrose, a.k.a. Mitzi Del Bra. Guy Pearce plays Adam Whitely, a.k.a. Felicia Jollygoodfellow. Terence Stamp plays Bernadette Bassenger, birth name [[spoiler:Ralph.]]
Passenger.
22nd Aug '15 10:40:55 AM AnotherGuy
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* BadassGay: Bernadette, who hints she's had some military in her past life.
22nd Aug '15 10:39:40 AM AnotherGuy
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* CreatorCameo: Director Stephan Elliott appears as the hotel doorman greeting the drag queens at their hotel resort destination.

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* CreatorCameo: Director Stephan Elliott appears as the hotel doorman greeting the drag queens at their hotel resort destination.
22nd Aug '15 10:39:01 AM AnotherGuy
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* {{Gaydar}}: The trio detect that one Aborigine man wouldn't mind being a little fab. They're right.
22nd Aug '15 9:51:52 AM AnotherGuy
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* PopCultureIsolation: Only Australians and Japanese will get how significant the Frilled Lizard is in Australian culture, and why they wear [[http://www.listal.com/viewimage/2533547 costumes made up like them]].
22nd Aug '15 9:50:39 AM AnotherGuy
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This movie stars Creator/HugoWeaving, Creator/GuyPearce, and Creator/TerenceStamp as a spectacularly camp trio of drag performers who travel across Australia in a converted school bus named "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert". Hugo Weaving plays Anthony "Tick" Belrose, a.k.a. Mitzi Del Bra. Guy Pearce plays Adam Whitely, a.k.a. Felicia Jollygoodfellow. Terence Stamp plays Bernadette Bassenger, birth name [[spoiler:Ralph.]]

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This movie stars Creator/HugoWeaving, Creator/GuyPearce, and Creator/TerenceStamp Creator/TerrenceStamp as a spectacularly camp trio of drag performers who travel across Australia in a converted school bus named "Priscilla, Queen of the Desert". Hugo Weaving plays Anthony "Tick" Belrose, a.k.a. Mitzi Del Bra. Guy Pearce plays Adam Whitely, a.k.a. Felicia Jollygoodfellow. Terence Stamp plays Bernadette Bassenger, birth name [[spoiler:Ralph.]]



* CastingGag: The three leads are actors famous for playing macho heavies.



* CreatorCameo: Director Stephan Elliott appears as the hotel doorman greeting the drag queens at their hotel resort destination.



* PopculturalOsmosis: For a film about three drag queens on a road trip through the Australian outback, this is a surprisingly well-known movie.

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* PopculturalOsmosis: PopCultureIsolation: Only Australians and Japanese will get how significant the Frilled Lizard is in Australian culture, and why they wear [[http://www.listal.com/viewimage/2533547 costumes made up like them]].
* PopCulturalOsmosis:
For a film about three drag queens on a road trip through the Australian outback, this is a surprisingly well-known movie.
12th Jul '15 8:19:56 PM tricksterson
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* AgentPeacock

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* AgentPeacockAgentPeacock: Bernadette
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