We of the Never Never (1982)

We of the Never Never





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Even today, the Australian outback (the never-never of the title) is a daunting place to be left alone. In 1901, it was even more rugged and wild. In this artful drama, Jeannie Gunn (Angela Punch McGregor), a very genteel and citified Victorian-era newlywed, joins her husband in the Northern Territory to help manage a station ("station" is Aussie for "a large ranch"). There she gradually sheds her prim ways and, thanks to her friendship with the local Aborigines, becomes a representative of an … More

Rating: G
Genre: Art House & International, Drama
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On DVD: Sep 26, 2006



as Aeneas Gunn

as Jackeroo

as Jimmy Dodd

as Johnny Wakelin
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Full Review… | October 24, 2008
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Overlong and dullish outdated pioneering movie about life on an isolated Australian outback cattle station (large ranch) in the early 1900s.

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