Hunter Region and the Blue Mountains, in New South Wales. The film tomorrow when the war began book pdf free with a video log by Ellie. She asks the camera how she can tell their story.
She suggests to herself “from the beginning. Corrie’s boyfriend Kevin, Ellie’s next-door neighbour Homer, high school crush Lee and friends Robyn and Fiona. During their second night camping, Ellie wakes to a sky full of military aircraft. Upon arriving back in town, the group finds their homes abandoned, without power, internet and telephone lines down.
From the hill overlooking Robyn’s house, the group sees that the only lights on in town are at the hospital and showground. Upon reaching the showground, they find that the citizens of the town are being detained by a foreign military group. On return to Corrie’s house, they find that Lee and Robyn are missing. Ellie and Corrie witness an RAAF jet fighter being shot down by enemy aircraft. Whilst the group gathers inside to plan for their return to Hell, an enemy helicopter performs a close examination of the house. Homer shoots out searchlight of the helicopter, which retreats after dropping flares.
That night, Ellie and Homer sneak back into town and find Robyn in her house. Cobbler’s Bay over the Wirrawee Bridge. On the way, they stop at a house and are greeted by school mate Chris, who is incredibly stoned and has no idea that a war is going on. They return to Hell, with plans to use it as a secluded hideout where the enemy forces will not find them. The group sneaks back to Wirrawee, and devise a plan to blow up Heron Bridge. Ellie and Fi steal a petrol tanker from the council depot.
They park it near the bridge and wait for the rest of the team to take their positions. After being discovered by guards, they rush to drive the tanker forward under the bridge. Despite certain capture, Kevin decides to drive Corrie, who is seriously wounded, to the hospital and remain by her side. Ellie then finishes her video log, revealing their ongoing guerrilla war, the necessity to fight, and that they have yet to be found.
Caitlin Stasey as Ellie Linton, the film’s protagonist and Lee’s romantic interest. Lincoln Lewis as Kevin Holmes, Corrie’s boyfriend. Deniz Akdeniz as Homer Yannos, Ellie’s next-door neighbour and Fiona’s romantic interest. Phoebe Tonkin as Fiona “Fifi” Maxwell, Homer’s romantic interest. Chris Pang as Lee Takkam,1 Ellie’s romantic interest. In June 2009, Screen Australia announced that it would fund the development of the feature film to be produced based on the novel, to be written and directed by screenwriter Stuart Beattie.