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Kangaroo (1952)

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This western is set in Australia. It chronicles the adventures of two ruthless desperadoes who attempt to cheat a cattle rancher after they bungle a bank robbery in Sydney. They encounter the rancher as they fled the town. While upon his land, the two begin trying to convince the man and his daughter that one of them is his estranged son. To prove it, the two help them on a cattle drive from the Outback to a watering place. They encounter many travails upon the drive including a brush fire and a stampede. Along the way, they meet up with the Mountie who has been trailing them and the truth is revealed. A gunfight ensues. The one who played the son is wounded, and the other is killed. In the end, the police promise the daughter that the captured crook will serve a lighter sentence because he confessed.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Western, Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Harry Kleiner
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 27, 2010
Runtime:
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Cast

Maureen O'Hara
as Dell McGuire
Peter Lawford
as Richard Connor
Richard Boone
as John W. Gamble
Finlay Currie
as Michael McGuire
Chips Rafferty
as Trooper Leonard
Letty Craydon
as Kathleen
Ron Whelan
as Fenner
Guy Doleman
as Pleader
Reg Collins
as Ship's Officer
Clyde Combo
as Aborigine Stockman
Henry Murdoch
as Black Tracker
Joe Tomal
as Sailor
Letty Croydon
as Kathleen
Bill Bray
as Sailor
Larry Crowhurst
as Cockatoo at Door
Dennis Glenny
as Well-Dressed Cockato...
Stan Tolhurst
as Policeman
John Clark
as Ferret Face
Eve Abdullah
as Woman Servant
Frank Ransome
as Burton, Station Fore...
Douglas Ramsey
as Kelly, Station Forem...
Alan Bardsley
as Cook on Cattle Drive
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Critic Reviews for Kangaroo

All Critics (1)

...despite its brief running time and simplistic plot, the film packs a moderate amount of action into the story.

Full Review… | August 16, 2010
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Audience Reviews for Kangaroo

Some nice shots of the Australian Outback but not much of a story.

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