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Hurry Sundown


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A film about the deep South following the Second World War, starring Michael Caine
Jane Fonda
Rad McDowell returns from the war to his home in Georgia to find his farm threatened with takeover by a modern super-farm and canning plant. Soon, Rad and his black neighbours join forces.
Producer/Director Otto Preminger 0 FILMS: pages 31-38


Unknown: Michael Caine
Unknown: Jane Fonda
Unknown: Rad McDowell
Director: Otto Preminger
Henry Warren: Michael Caine
Julie Ann Warren: Jane Fonda
Rad McDowell: John Phillip Law
Lou McDowell: Faye Dunaway
Reeve Scott: Robert Hooks
Rose Scott: Beah Richards
Sheriff Coombs: George Kennedy
judge Purcell: Burgess Meredith
Vivian Thurlow: Diahann Carroll
Professor Thurlow: Rex Ingram
Lipscomb: Peter Goff
Carter Sillens: Jim Backus

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