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1851, Manitoba's Red River Valley. As winter sets in, a young woman on the edge of madness arrives exhausted at the fort, a wilderness station, claiming she murdered her husband. She's ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Simon Herron
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Henry Mullen
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George Herron
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William Sellor
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Annie Herron
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Frank Adamson ...
Donnely
Nicole Bremault ...
Marie
Pauline Broderick ...
Mrs. McBain
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Ruth
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Jenny Treece
Terri Cherniak ...
Matron La Roche
Francis Damberger ...
Mr. Treece
Ruth De Graves ...
Nervous Woman
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Dr. Jenkins
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1851, Manitoba's Red River Valley. As winter sets in, a young woman on the edge of madness arrives exhausted at the fort, a wilderness station, claiming she murdered her husband. She's placed in a cell; for the next several months, she sews while the local prefect, Henry Mullen, investigates. In flashbacks we see her arranged marriage to the hard-working but angry Simon, who takes her to his half-built homestead and abuses her. She's treated well by his younger brother George, with whom she laughs, but he's too weak to protect her. Is she guilty? At the homestead, Mullen hears a different story, one that exonerates Annie. Can he unearth the truth? Then what? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Rated R for some strong sexuality and violence including rape | See all certifications »
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Dr. Jenkins gives Annie regular doses of laudanum to help her maintain a less adversarial demeanor. Laudanum contains alcohol and opium. See more »

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The girls at the school sing the hymn "What A Friend We Have in Jesus", supposedly in the year 1851. The song was not written until 1855. See more »

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The Lord's My Shepherd
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Words by Francis Rous
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A dark Canadian history
11 April 2003 | by (Quadra Island BC) – See all my reviews

I was happy to see this movie take place in Canada. I think Americans will appreciate this movie too. A darker story about homesteading and the challenges and hardships faced by the people trying to carve out a new life. Caroline Dhavernas was excellent.


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