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Under Capricorn (1949)


In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare travels to Australia to start a new life with the help of his cousin who has just been appointed governor. When he arrives he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky, who wants to do a business deal with him. Whilst attending a dinner party at Flusky's house, Charles meets Flusky's wife Henrietta who he had known as a child back in Ireland. Henrietta is an alcoholic and seems to be on the verge of madness. (© IMDB)


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  • colour (Technicolor)
  • sound mix: mono (Western Electric Sound System)
  • aspect ratio: 1.37:1 Spherical
  • running time: 117 minutes
  • production studio: Warner Brothers & Transatlantic Pictures



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