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The New Dundee Movie Is Definitely A Commercial And Some People Are Mad

Excited about more Crocodile Dundee? You're out of luck.

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The ad aired in the United States during the Super Bowl, as many predicted, with Tourism Australia sharing it on social media not long after.

The wait is over. Watch the full official DUNDEE trailer right here. It's the surprise no one saw coming (unless yo… https://t.co/7lWJXDUR0R

But some people are pretty mad the movie isn't actually happening.

alright, i gotta get real for a second: the autralia tourism commerical makes me irate. that dundee movie needs to… https://t.co/TENhQ7uzXg

NooooooooOoOoOooooOOOOOO!!!!!! CROCidile Dundee is not a real movie!!! FUck YOu Australia dot com massive backfire!

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I was 100% on board for that Danny McBride Crocodile Dundee movie and they pulled the rug right out from under me,… https://t.co/gsUpFe5hDp

Damn, I was getting hyped for a crocodile Dundee sequel...

Yo I’m SUPER PISSED about this Dundee movie shit. I really thought it was a real film and was DUMB EXCITED

While others thought the whole thing was a great marketing ploy.

The fake #Dundee movie that’s actually all a Tourism @Australia #SuperBowl Ad is one of the best surprises of the y… https://t.co/5sdN6SkqXK

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I love this, so hard. What a great execution of a client brief, and a brilliant idea to have so many people actuall… https://t.co/ON7CF9HurL

I am 100% ok with that Crocodile Dundee ad. Very good. Top job. Also I am very fine with Danny McBride playing Dund… https://t.co/5HHv4WdOjD

The NT News, meanwhile, has started an online petition to convince Paul Hogan and co to actually make the movie.

THAT’S NOT A MOVIE, THIS IS A MOVIE ... MAKE A NEW DUNDEE HAPPEN BY JOINING OUR CAMPAIGN ... #BringBackDundee ... S… https://t.co/FWNvo4SUmH

While the need for a new Dundee film is debatable, it certainly would be amazing if any of the big-name Australian stars who appeared in the commercial actually signed up for a homegrown movie.

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In the meantime, we'll just have to make do with the ad. Or, you know, Chris Hemsworth's ~cinematic~ Instagrams.

Instagram: @chrishemsworth

This is art.