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The Glenrowan Affair (1951)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Bob Chitty Bob Chitty ... Ned Kelly
Ben Crowe Ben Crowe ... Dan Kelly
Larry Crowhurst Larry Crowhurst ... Joe Byrne
Bill Crowe Bill Crowe ... Steve Hart
Rupert Kathner Rupert Kathner ... Aaron Sherritt
Alma King Alma King ... Kate Kelly
John Fernside John Fernside ... Father Gibney
Frank Ransome Frank Ransome ... Sergeant Steele
Charles Tasman Charles Tasman ... Commissioner Nicholson
George Webb George Webb ... Supt. Hare
Edward Smith Edward Smith ... Mr. Standish
Alan Bardsley Alan Bardsley ... Old Man
Arthur Hemsley Arthur Hemsley ... Barfly
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ... Narrator (voice)
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Albie Henderson Albie Henderson
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Action | Crime | Drama | Western

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Also Known As:

A Message to Kelly See more »

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Australian Action See more »
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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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This film was originally going to be directed by Harry Southwell. See more »

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A movie for its time
4 January 2011 | by pc_hallSee all my reviews

Ahh...the gum trees, the wide open (blue or is that gray) skies, the log cabins, the Aussie accents, the colonial hats, the...

This is Australian cinematography; 1950 style.

It was well done. This one needed to be digitized. (So many of the original Aussie movies have been destroyed.) Of course the acting is one dimensional, of course the guns sound like cap guns, of course the horses running sound like chop sticks on a table. But this is priceless !. There is something unique that makes you think "I'm glad Hollywood didn't do this". Seriously though, every red blooded Aussie will thoroughly enjoy this for what it is; a 1950 movie about "our" Ned. Sure; Heath Ledger's movie is slicker & more polished. But this is from a different Australia.

Its worth a look again because this is part of us. It is what has partly made us.


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