The Sundowners (1960)
Robert Mitchum stars as the patriarch of a sheepherding family on the frontier of 1920s Australia who finds his desire to maintain a nomadic lifestyle putting a strain on his relationship with his wife and teenage son who want him to settle down and buy their own farm. Deborah Kerr, Peter Ustinov, Glynis Johns also star in director Fred Zinnemann's lush drama, based on the novel by Jon Cleary. 133 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English; featurette; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Actress (Deborah Kerr), Best Supporting Actress (Glyn Johns), Best Director (Fred Zinnemann), Best Adapted Screenplay
- Fred Zinnemann
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Deborah Kerr, Robert Mitchum, Peter Ustinov, Glynis Johns, Dina Merrill, Chips Rafferty, Michael Anderson Jr., Lola Brooks, Wylie Watson, John Meillon, Ronald Fraser, Dick Bentley, Mervyn Johns, Molly Urquhart, Ewen Solon