Under Capricorn

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Under Capricorn

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Under Capricorn

Release Date: September 08, 1949

Year    :   1949
Slogan    :   «Mystery, murder and passion from the master of suspense!»
Genres    :   Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Production Companies    :   Transatlantic Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures
Director    :   Alfred Hitchcock
Producers    :   Alfred Hitchcock, Sidney Bernstein
Writers    :   Peter Ustinov, Hume Cronyn, Helen Simpson, John Colton, James Bridie, Marjorie Bowen, Margaret Linden
RunTime    :   108 mins.
Budget    :   2500000
Revenue    :   1500000

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.

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