Many cinematic versions of this story which first appeared in (authored by Rolf Boldrewood) have been produced, the first was an. Fourth adaptation and first made for television of the classic Australian bushranger novel "Robbery Under Arms" by Rolf Boldrewood. Made by the South . Robbery Under Arms is a Australian action adventure film starring Sam Neill as bushranger Captain Starlight. Joined by bush larrikin, Ben Marston (Ed. Rolf Boldrewood (from the novel entitled "Robbery Under Arms"), Alexander Baron (screenplay) | 2 more credits» Peter Finch in Robbery Under Arms ( ) Maureen Swanson in Robbery Under Arms () . Robbery Under Arms (). Directed by Lou Sedivy. With Jock Blair, Paul Chubb, Ernie Clark, Donald Crombie. Made-for-television documentary about the making of the South Australian. Robbery Under Arms is a British crime film directed by Jack Lee and starring Peter Finch, Ronald Lewis, Laurence Naismith and Jill Ireland. It is based on. Robbery Under Arms is a bushranger novel by Thomas Alexander Browne, published under . Robbery Under Arms - film and mini-series starring Steven Vidler as Dick Marston and Sam Neill as Captain Starlight, released in separate.