Robbery Under Arms

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Following the huge critical and commercial success of A Town Like Alice, this 1957 Australian western reunited Oscar winner Peter Finch and British director Jack Lee. An adaptation of Thomas Alexander Browne's classic novel charting the exploits of notorious nineteenth-century bushranger Captain Starlight, Robbery Under Arms sees Finch heading an impressive cast that includes Jill Ireland, Ronald Lewis and David McCallum. Partly filmed on location in Australia, Robbery Under Arms is presented here in a transfer from original film elements in its as-exhibited theatrical aspect ratio.

Robbery Under Arms

During the mid 1860s, brothers Dick and Jim Marston are drawn into a life of crime by their ex-convict father Ben and his friend, infamous cattlethief Captain Starlight. Making their way to Melbourne with the proceeds of a recent raid, the brothers meet and romance the Morrison sisters, Kate and Jean, whom they eventually marry; but just as they are poised to start a new life in America, Captain Starlight and his gang arrive in town, planning a raid at the local bank...

Robbery Under Arms

SPECIAL FEATURES:
[] Image gallery
[] Original theatrical trailer

Robbery Under Arms



Reference
7954050
Year
1957
Director
Jack Lee
Actor
Laurence Naismith
Media
Film
Format
DVD
Label
The British Film
Genre
Crime
Barcode
5027626405045
Classification
TBC
Number of Discs
1
Picture
TBC / Colour
Sound
Mono / English
Subtitles
None
Region
2 / PAL
Time
96 mins approx

Reference
7954050
Year
1957
Director
Jack Lee
Actor
Laurence Naismith
Media
Film
Format
DVD
Label
The British Film
Genre
Crime
Barcode
5027626405045
Classification
TBC
Number of Discs
1
Picture
TBC / Colour
Sound
Mono / English
Subtitles
None
Region
2 / PAL
Time
96 mins approx