Sweet Country

Sweet Country - Cinema Paradiso Methven

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6:15pm Wednesday 4th July

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Movie Information

Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback of the Northern Territory, Australia. Sam is a middle-aged Aboriginal farmer in the outback of Australia’s Northern Territory. He is sent by a preacher to help a bitter war veteran named Harry to help renovate the latter’s cattle yards. Sam’s relationship with Harry quickly deteriorates, resulting in a fight ending with Sam killing Harry in self-defence. For the murder of a white man, Sam is now on the run from the law with his wife across the deadly outback. A manhunt for the farmer is on, led by Sergeant Fletcher, but questions of justice start to surface among the community as the true details of the murder come to light.

  • R16 Violence
  • Sexual Violence
  • Offensive Language
  • Content that may disturb
  • Adventure
  • Crime
  • True Story & Biography
  • Western
  • 110 mins
  • Bryan Brown
  • Sam Neill
  • Hamilton Morris
  • Thomas M. Wright
  • Ewen Leslie
  • Anni Finsterer
  • Matt Day
Storyline

Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback of the Northern Territory, Australia. Sam is a middle-aged Aboriginal farmer in the outback of Australia’s Northern Territory. He is sent by a preacher to help a bitter war veteran named Harry to help renovate the latter’s cattle yards. Sam’s relationship with Harry quickly deteriorates, resulting in a fight ending with Sam killing Harry in self-defence. For the murder of a white man, Sam is now on the run from the law with his wife across the deadly outback. A manhunt for the farmer is on, led by Sergeant Fletcher, but questions of justice start to surface among the community as the true details of the murder come to light.

Rating & Consumer Advice
  • R16 Violence
  • Sexual Violence
  • Offensive Language
  • Content that may disturb
Genre
  • Adventure
  • Crime
  • True Story & Biography
  • Western
Length
  • 110 mins
Cast
  • Bryan Brown
  • Sam Neill
  • Hamilton Morris
  • Thomas M. Wright
  • Ewen Leslie
  • Anni Finsterer
  • Matt Day

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