With tighter controls on cigarette advertising in the West, the big companies are now setting their sights on Asia.
The dynamics of the team are altered after ruckman Carol Cockatoo is taken away by police in the middle of a training session.
Following the death of his best friend, Gary and a close friend are able to comfort each other.
In the opening scene to the film, Animal Kingdom, J sits with his mother's body as he waits for the paramedics to arrive and take her body away. He, then, must reach out to his estranged grandmother for help. In this brief opening, we see how grief can stun someone into silence, struggling to process what has happened.
Baz leaves for a trip to the supermarket in a good mood, ready to talk to his best friend about leaving the family business; doesn't want to be a criminal anymore. Unfortunately, things end tragically for him in a scene that sets up the tension and drama in the film, Animal Kingdom. (Coarse language.)
In the film, Animal Kingdom, members of a crime family plot against the police and stage a violent attack in retaliation for the death of one of their friends. (Coarse language.)
A makeshift cinema is set up outside the town's tavern as Sergeant Fletcher returns from his search for Sam.
A detective tries to coerce a young man into betraying his crime family by explaining to him how 'survival of the fittest' works and why he's too weak to make it without turning on them.
Awards are handed out at the local pub during the end of year football presentation night.
Sam is forced to defend himself and his wife when Harry comes to Fred's house in a rage looking for Philomac.
Film clip to Archie Roach's 1990 hit single They Took The Children Away
Film clip of Archie Roach's 1990 single Took The Children Away tells the story of the children of the stolen generation.
A situation in the house leads Gary to gather his siblings and sleep outside for the night.
In the film, Animal Kingdom, J has reconnected with his criminally involved family and finds himself struggling with the demands this position had placed on him. Between guilt over things he's come to know and the pressure they're putting on him to stay silent, J is finding his return home quite difficult. (Coarse language.)
In the shocking closing scene to the film, Animal Kingdom, J returns home to his family, seemingly ready to make peace with the fact that they are violent criminals. Soon, it becomes clear that he hasn't returned to make amends, but rather to seek out revenge. (Violence and coarse language.)
Contains images of drugs. Shows how ice works in the brain and how it becomes addictive.
A comprehensive national survey reveals that one in five Australians have experienced racism in the past year.
The film Animal Kingdom portrays a mother driven by her maternal instinct to protect her adult sons, even if they happen to be drug dealers and murderers. This scene demonstrates the complicated reality that a family can be corrupt and evil and still have great love and loyalty for one another. (Coarse language.)