The Sundowners Movie Review Summary

Actors: Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr, Peter Ustinov

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In this Western-set-in-Australia, Robert Mitchum and Deborah Kerr head a family intent upon taming the wild outback (or at least their part of it). It is the struggle of this family who face one obstacle after another (a Down Under story of Job, once again!). The pioneer spirit triumphs once again. Directed by Fred Zinnemann.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   cowboy Ethnic/Regional/Gender story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   farmer Age:    -   20's-30's


Asia/Pacific/Middle East    -   Yes Asian country:    -   Australia

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   None

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