About the film
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The Man Who Sued God
Release Date: October 25, 2001
|Production Companies||:||Empress Road Productions, New South Wales Film & Television Office, Showtime Australia, Gannon Films, Australian Film Finance Corporation, Film Victoria|
|Producers||:||Alison Barrett, Mark Joffe, Ben Gannon, Julie Sims, Sophie Dick, Brad Roberts|
|Writers||:||Don Watson, Patrick McCarville|
A lawyer becomes a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance money because it was “an act of God”. He re-registers as a lawyer and sues the insurance company and, as God’s representative, The Church.