The Sum Of Us

In Stock
$6.95 flat rate shipping (free shipping on any order over $149)

Starring Russell Crowe in one of his earliest performances alongside critically acclaimed, consummate Aussie actor Jack Thompson, The sum of Us is undeniably a classic of Australian cinema. The multi-award winning screen adaption of a long-running play, it is a witty and tender social comedy about unequivocal love.
Widower Harry Mitchell (Thompson) is a straight-talking, beer-drinking Aussie bloke with a difference he not only accepts but embraces his son Jeffs (Crowe) homosexuality. Jeff, a plumber in his twenties, and Harry live together in the family home and are both on the lookout for true love. But their unconventionally open relationship brings unexpected consequences.
Jeff becomes smitten by a quiet handsome gardener, Greg (John Polson). Upon meeting the overly hospitable Harry, Greg, whose own father is fervently against his homosexuality, has a hard time coming to terms with Harrys eagerness. Meanwhile, Harry finds love of his own with Joyce (Deborah Kennedy), an attractive divorcee he met through computer-dating service. His usual unabashed support of Jeffs sexual orientation slides when he fails to mention it to Joyce and her reaction is less then embracing. Thompson and Crowe are captivating as the odd-couple father and son, bringing to their roles humour and conviction as they remain true to each other in the face of hardship. The Sum of Us is a heartwarming celebration of diversity, broadmindedness and familial bonds.

Product Details

Cast:Joss Moroney, Julie Herbert, Rebekah Elmaloglou, Lola Nixon, Mitch Matthews, Deborah Kennedy, John Polson, Jack Thompson, Paul Freeman, Russell Crowe
Director:Geoff Burton, Kevin Dowling
Media:1 Discs
Running Time:100 mins Minutes
Region:Region 4 DVD - Suitable for Australia and New Zealand

Customer Reviews for The Sum Of Us:

Want to write a customer review?
Share your thoughts with other customers and create your own review.

This product is despatched from dstore's Queensland, Australia warehouse. Delivery times are as follows:

Delivery times are as follows:

Please enter your postcode for estimated delivery time to your area:


Cost: $6.95 flat-rate

Delivery time: 3-4 business days.

Please note: deliveries during peak trading periods may take longer. Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee delivery times due to inconsistent postal standards across the country. We work with our courier services to resolve any issues as quickly as possible.

For delivery times to other countries, please use the "Change Destination" menu at the top of the page.

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, dstore offers a 14-day returns policy for items in original, unopened and undamaged condition.

Some conditions and exclusions apply - click here for full details.

You might also like