The story of Glen Davis, a shale oil town built to supply oil for the Navy in World War II. After the war the township that grew with the works struggles for survival. It is the site of the longest stay-in strike in Australian Labor history. The town finally died in 1952. Each year its former inhabitants return to picnic in the ruins.
Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, a thirty year old child who will inherit 750 million dollars if he complies with his family's demands and marries the woman of their choosing.
French secret agent Joss Baumont is sent to kill the president Njala of an African country. However, a counter-order is given before he can execute his mission and he is abandoned in the hands of foreign authorities.