Hammers over the Anvil (1991)

Hammers over the Anvil





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This drama concerns a small period in the life of its central figure, Alan Marshall (Alexander Outhred), a young man living in rural Australia in 1910, who was crippled by polio years before. Because he hasn't the strength or coordination to perform most chores and enter fully into the life of his family and friends, much that he experiences comes to him vicariously. In the story, he witnesses many dramatic events happening to others. Several of them concern the romantic trials and tribulations … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Art House & International, Drama
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Written By: Alan Marshall, Peter Hepworth
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On DVD: Dec 5, 2000

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as Grace McAlister

as East Driscoll

as Nellie Bolster

as Mr. Thomas

as McAlister

as Mrs. Hessert

as Mrs. Bilson
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If you are going to make slow-paced film, why not make it depressing as well?

Full Review… | June 11, 2006
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