Crocodile Dundee 2 finally explained during Super Bowl ad

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That's when McBride realizes this is a commercial to come to Australia.

Over the past few weeks, Tourism Australia has been revealed what appeared to be a trailer for a movie titled "Dundee", about Brian Dundee, the song of Mick "Crocodile" Dundee played by Paul Hogan in the 80s and 90s movies.

Turns out the whole thing was just a big advertisement by Tourism Australia.

Still, there was no plans for either to admit to the trailers.

"Rather than creating more ads that sell Australia with a video and an inspirational soundtrack - because that stuff can just be turned into wallpaper - we wanted something that's a little bit different".

A special cameo film featured the rest of the cast with an impressive roll-call of Hollywood heavyweights and homegrown talent, including Hugh Jackman, Margot Robbie, Russell Crowe, Ruby Rose, Liam Hemsworth, Isla Fisher, Luke Bracey and Jessica Mauboy.

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One Top End newspaper has even "taken the proverbial bull by the horns" and launched a "Bring Back Dundee" campaign to make the spoof movie ad into a reality.

Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Steven Ciobo said: "The United States is a critical market for Australia, with close to 780,000 American visitors spending A$3.7 billion per year". European countries make up the lion share of visitors to the down under. Speaking to the Hollywood Reporter, the firm said that they had identified that the last major spike in USA tourist numbers to Australia followed the release of the original Crocodile Dundee movie. "Australia can be an abstract destination for Americans, so we are trying to break it down and demystify it".

Delta and its partner Virgin Australia tweeted a related promotion during the Super Bowl of a #TouchdownDownUnder social media contest, giving away a trip to Australia. We should all probably go.

It is unknown how much was spent on the advert but a slot at the Super Bowl can cost around $5million.

For Curtis, who is from Australia, it was especially hard to go home for a month and keep it under wraps.

The full trailer will feature later today during the Superbowl, which is one of the biggest sporting events in the world.

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