The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

She's back... Looking as gorgeous and outrageous as ever in a brand new frock.

  • Genre: Drama, Comedy
  • Release Date: 1994-05-31
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 402 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
  • Production Country: Australia
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Two drag-queens and a transsexual contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, and head west from Sydney aboard their lavender bus, named 'Priscilla'. En route, they discover that the woman they've contracted with is the wife of one of the drag queens. Their bus breaks down, and is repaired by Bob, who then travels on with them.

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  • Hugo Weaving

    as Anthony Belrose/Mitzi Del Bra
  • Guy Pearce

    as Adam Whitely/Felicia Jollygoodfellow
  • Terence Stamp

    as Ralph/Bernadette Bassenger
  • Bill Hunter

    as Bob
  • Sarah Chadwick

    as Marion
  • June Marie Bennett

    as Shirley
  • Rebel Penfold-Russell

    as Logowoman
  • John Casey

    as Bartender
  • Murray Davies

    as Miner
  • Frank Cornelius

    as Piano Player
  • Bob Boyce

    as Petrol Station Attendant
  • Leighton Picken

    as Young Adam
  • Maria Kmet

    as Ma
  • Joseph Kmet

    as Pa
  • Alan Dargin

    as Aboriginal Man
  • Julia Cortez

    as Cynthia Campos
Costume & Make-Up Lizzy Gardiner Costume Design
Writing Stephan Elliott Screenplay
Directing Stephan Elliott Director
Camera Brian J. Breheny Director of Photography
Sound Guy Gross Original Music Composer
Production Al Clark Producer
Production Michael Hamlyn Producer
Editing Sue Blainey Editor