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Release Date:
15 June 1970 (Australia) See more »
Plot:
Unable to support his family in the Australian outback, a man turns to stealing horses in order to make money... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Mick Jagger ... Ned Kelly
Clarissa Kaye-Mason ... Mrs. Kelly (as Clarissa Kaye)
Mark McManus ... Joe Byrne
Ken Goodlet ... Supt. Nicholson

Frank Thring ... Judge Barry
Bruce Barry ... George King
Tony Bazell ... Mr. Scott
Allen Bickford ... Dan Kelly
Robert Bruning ... Sgt. Steele
Alexander Cann ... McInnes
David Copping ... Curnow
Diane Craig ... Maggie Kelly
Gerry Duggan ... Father O'Hea
Geoff Gilmour ... Steve Hart
Anne Harvey ... Mrs. Devine
Serge Lazareff ... Wild Wright
Alexi Long ... Grace Kelly
Susan Lloyd ... Kate Kelly
Nigel Lovell ... Capt. Standish
Clifford Neate ... Living
Jessica Noad ... Mrs. Scott
Martyn Sanderson ... Fitzpatrick
Ken Shorter ... Aaron Sherritt
Lindsay Smith ... McIntyre
Peter Sumner ... Tom Lloyd
Doreen Warburton ... Mrs. Jones
Janne Wesley ... Caitlyn
James Elliott ... Pat O'Donnell
John Laws ... Kennedy
Liam Reynolds ... Lonigan
John Gray ... Stratton
Reg Gorman ... Bracken
John Hopkins ... O'Connor
Peter Whittle ... Devine
Bill Charlton ... Richards
Graham Keating ... 1st Trooper
Ben Blakeney ... Tracker

Bill Hunter ... Officer
John Dease ... Whitty
Andrew Sanders ... Farrell
Patsy Dance ... Mrs. Whitty
Ericka Crowne ... Mrs. Farrell
Colin Tilley ... Bank Clerk

Tim Van Rellim ... Sportsman
Patrick McCarville ... Sportsman
Kamahl ... Gloster
Ronald Golding ... Casement
Gordon McDougall ... Tarleton
Bryan Niland ... Mackey
Gary Fisher ... Jack Jones
Karin Altmann ... Jane Jones
Penny Stehli ... Mrs. Curnow
Francis Yin ... Sympathizer
Shirley May Donald ... Mrs. Byrne
Mary Marshall ... Mrs. Barry
Clare Balmford ... Nell Sherritt
Kurt Beimel ... Anton Wicks
Moshe Kedem ... Baumgarten
Keith Peterson ... Referee
Terry Erwin ... Chinese
Harry Kelly ... Aborigine
Jack Allen ... Melbourne
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Michael Boddy ... (uncredited)
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Directed by
Tony Richardson 
 
Writing credits
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Ian Jones 
Tony Richardson 

Produced by
Neil Hartley .... producer
 
Original Music by
Shel Silverstein 
 
Cinematography by
Gerry Fisher 
 
Film Editing by
Charles Rees 
 
Production Design by
Jocelyn Herbert 
 
Art Direction by
Andrew Sanders 
 
Costume Design by
Jocelyn Herbert (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Gavrik Losey .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Andrew Grieve .... assistant director
Tim Van Rellim .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Jonathan Woolf .... assistant art director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Gerry Humphreys .... dubbing mixer
Tony Jackson .... sound mixer
Peter Keen .... sound
Garth Marshall .... boom operator
Ian Masters .... sound
Richard Hymns .... assistant sound editor (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Ron Williams .... costume supervisor (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Sarah Ellis .... assistant editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Ronald Frangipane .... music arranger (as Ron Frangipane)
Ron Haffkine .... musical director
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Kelly Brothers" - Hong Kong (English title) (première title)
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Runtime:
Germany:99 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Finland:K-16 | Iceland:16 | Singapore:NC-16 | UK:AA (original rating) | UK:15 (video rating) | USA:GP | USA:PG (rating renamed) | West Germany:16 (nf)

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Trivia:
Diane Craig replaced Marianne Faithfull as costar when Faithfull ended up hospitalized from a drug overdose.See more »
Quotes:
[last lines]
Ned Kelly:[as his death sentence is pronounced] Yes. I will meet you... There!
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in "Cool Head: Episode #1.4" (1991)See more »
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17 out of 29 people found the following review useful.
A Cinematic Low, 11 July 2005
Author: silverballs80

This is truly one of the worst films I've seen in a very long time. It is not just the historical inaccuracy, it's the fact that accuracy is eschewed in favour of a very run of the mill story line. Waylon Jennings performing the soundtrack and Jagger in the lead role suggests a cheap and weak attempt to recreate Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, with Jennings' music not holding a candle to Dylan's and Jagger's acting not just being poorer than Kris Kristofferson's, but actually being some of the poorest I've ever seen.

Who on earth thought it was a good plan to cast Mick Jagger in this film? He can't deliver lines, his accent is hopeless, during the fight scene, the supposed "hard man" stands like a wimp, something that the editor has attempted to deflect attention from but failed dismally. The supporting cast are basically insignificant, none of them being given enough screen time for us to develop much of a relationship with them, all frame space reserved for the "star."

This film marks a low point in cinema that it would be hard to recreate, thank god.

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