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The Sundowners

1960 Rated NR 2hr 13m

Set in 1920s Australia, this Western-style drama stars Robert Mitchum as an Irish sheep drover who finds his nomadic lifestyle at odds with his family's desire to put down roots. Born to roam, Paddy Carmody (Mitchum) reluctantly agrees to settle down. But how long before the call of the frontier beckons? Deborah Kerr and Peter Ustinov co-star in director Fred Zinnemann's Oscar-nominated film.

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Movie Details

1962 BAFTA®
  • Best Film nominee
  • Best British Film nominee
  • Best Actress nominee: Deborah Kerr
1961 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
1961 Academy Award®
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1, Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; closed captioned.