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The Proposition (1996)

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In Wales, around 1800, Catherine Morgan is widowed young, her husband a war casualty whose unpaid gambling debts threaten both the loss of home and farm and destitution for her and her ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Catherine Morgan
Rhys Williams
Richard Lynch ...
Huw Williams
Richard Harrington ...
Jennifer Vaughan ...
Elen Morgan
Owen Garmon ...
Alexandra Clatworthy ...
Anwen Williams ...
Mrs. Evans
Sioned Jones Williams ...
Ann Hughes
Ifan Huw Dafydd ...
Nicholas McGaughey ...
Ellis (as Nick McGaughey)
Sior Llyfni ...
Geoffrey Morgan ...
Colonel Griffiths
Mari Rowland Hughes ...
Lady Sarah
Griff Williams ...
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In Wales, around 1800, Catherine Morgan is widowed young, her husband a war casualty whose unpaid gambling debts threaten both the loss of home and farm and destitution for her and her daughters Elen and Emily. Catherine hopes to save them by selling their cattle at a distant market. She must overcome the hardships of the cattle drive across the craggy Welsh countryside as an obsessively infatuated sheriff, whom she does not love, attempts to thwart the drive; and she must work out her insecurities in her relationship to his half-brother, an experienced drover, who helps her on the drive. Written by Jerry Caplin <>

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A good period film!
20 January 2003 | by (Gloucestershire, England) – See all my reviews

I felt that the Proposition was a good period film!

It had a good story line and kept my attention the whole way through!

Overall it is a good film that it worth renting out!

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