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The Sundowners (1950) was a Action - Adventure Film directed by George Templeton and produced by George Templeton and Alan Le May.

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THE BLIZZARD OF OZ BLOGATHON: The Sundowners (1960)

on Jun 21, 2019 From Caftan Woman

Click here to join the journey as Quiggy of The Midnite Drive-In takes us on a journey to movies set or made in Australia with The Blizzard of Oz Blogathon running on June 21-23. John Cleary's acclaimed 1952 novel The Sundowners was a natural for the movies with its colourful characters and unique ... Read full article


A Tale of the Australian Outback: The Sundowners

By Rachel T on Apr 17, 2013 From Sunset Blvd

Jack Warner was quite set on filming the new Aussie tale in Arizona; Australia was a long way away and production would undoubtedly be costly. Besides, he had said, ship in a couple kangaroos ?? really, who would know the difference? Zinnemann held his ground though, and shooting began shortly after... Read full article


The Sundowners

By Alyson on Apr 20, 2011 From The Best Picture Project

Based from Jon Cleary?s novel, The Sundowners tells the story of a nomadic sheep droving family in the Australian outback. ?Paddy (Robert Mitchum) enjoys this lifestyle of always being on the move and only needing enough money to get drunk and gamble. ?His wife, Ida (Deborah Kerr) and teenage son, S... Read full article


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Tom Cloud: When I get finish with the kid, I am comming for you.
James Cloud: You are?... Now how can I help you.
Tom Cloud: I don't care where you go, or what you do, but I'll find you.
James Cloud: Good luck.


Tom Cloud: Alright Which... you just went on wages.
James Cloud: Why Tom, I dont want wages from you. I just want half the place


James Cloud: It's a lucky thing for you, I happened to be passing through.
Tom Cloud: And you are gonna to keep on passing through too.
James Cloud: Why you kill me if I don't?
Tom Cloud: You know... someday it might come to that.


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