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Rams (2020)

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Releases 2021
A decades-long feud between two sheep farming brothers comes to a head when disaster strikes their flocks.

Director:

Jeremy Sims

Writers:

Jules Duncan (screenplay by), Grímur Hákonarson (based on the film by)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sam Neill ... Colin
Miranda Richardson ... Kat
Asher Keddie ... Angela
Michael Caton ... Les
Wayne Blair ... Lionel
Hayley McElhinney Hayley McElhinney ... May
Leon Ford ... De Vries
Travis McMahon Travis McMahon ... Fergo
Asher Yasbincek ... Sally
Will McNeill ... Jackson
Kipan Rothbury ... Frenchie
Bevan 'Fudd'Lang Bevan 'Fudd'Lang ... Fireman
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Storyline

In remote Western Australia, two estranged brothers, Colin (Sam Neill) and Les (Michael Caton), are at war. Raising separate flocks of sheep descended from their family's prized bloodline, the two men work side by side yet are worlds apart. When Les's prize ram is diagnosed with a rare and lethal illness, authorities order a purge of every sheep in the valley. While Colin attempts to stealthily outwit the powers that be, Les opts for angry defiance. But can the warring brothers set aside their differences and have a chance to reunite their family, save their herd, and bring their community back together?

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Trivia

'Rams' represents the first collaboration between Michael Caton and Sam Neill since their joint appearance in the 1976 Australian TV Production 'The Sullivans". See more »

Goofs

When Colin simply pulls up a board that Les has shot a hole into, it is shown to have a tongue and groove. The tongue and groove would make it impossible to pull up the board without a lot of work on the other boards. See more »

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Remake of Rams (2015) See more »

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Has trouble finding its feet
7 November 2020 | by pinkfatratSee all my reviews

It has a great cast and they really carry this film, but they have a lot of work on their shoulders.

No idea what the book is like but as a movie it has problems with where it wants to go. There's a bush fire story at the edge of it but it doesn't really get hooked in, just some vague mentions. There is great scope for humour , but it's not played on that much, and is almost over in the first 30 minutes. There's two love stories that don't go anywhere And the main plot? Other than the caricature of the government worker, there's so much that could of been better put together

This could have been a real feel good movie or bit more Aussie larkism , but left me and my friend flat .


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Official Sites:

RAMS - Official Webpage

Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

2021 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,166,978
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color | Black and White (still photographs and archival footage)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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