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Title Australian Story: A Complicated Life - Kerry Packer - Ep 2 Of 2
Published Australia : ABC1, 2014
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Summary Introduced by Caroline JonesFeatures Jodhi Meares, Al 'Chainsaw' Dunlap, Malcolm Turnbull, Phillip Adams, Graham Richardson, John Howard and others.This week, the conclusion of our story about the legendary businessman Kerry Packer. Beneath the famous bravado and bluster was he actually a deeply conflicted, emotional man who spent his life 'at war with himself'? The program explores puzzling questions around a fatal road accident some sixty years ago that nearly ended Kerry Packer's life when he was just eighteen.It traces the decline of a man once seen as indestructible and tracks the spectacular rise of his son James under the strict tutelage of his father. Do the strong patterns of the past provide clues to the future of the Packers in the 2lst Century?
Event Broadcast 2014-04-14 at 20:00:00
Notes Classification: NC
Subject Packer, Kerry.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Family-owned business enterprises -- Management.
Men -- Conduct of life.
Traffic accidents.
National Nine Network (Australia)
New South Wales -- Sydney.
Form Streaming video
Author Jones, Caroline, host
Adams, Phillip, contributor
Brinkmann, Claire, contributor
Dunlap, Al, contributor
Griffen-Foley, Bridget, contributor
Howard, John, contributor
Kissling, Ken, contributor
Meares, Jodhi, contributor
Packer, James, contributor
Packer, Kerry, contributor
Richardson, Graham, contributor
Stone, Gerald, contributor
Taylor, Lynton, contributor
Turnbull, Malcolm, contributor
Walsh, Richard, contributor