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The Thorn Birds

A priest torn between God and human passion. A beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have. Five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge. From Colleen McCullough's bestseller, "The Thorn Birds" tells this epic story against the limitless horizons of Australia's Outback. With an all-star cast including Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward and Jean Simmons, this TV landmark won six Emmy Awards and remains one of the most beloved miniseries of all time. Followed by "The Thorn Birds: The Missing Years."

Year: 1983
Genre: TV Drama, Australian Film, Based on..., Television Shows, Special Editions
Country: Australia, USA
Director: Daryl Duke
Starring: Richard Chamberlain, Rachel Ward, Jean Simmons, Ken Howard, Mare Winningham, Piper Laurie, Richard Kiley, Earl Holliman, Bryan Brown, Philip Anglim, Christopher Plummer, Barbara Stanwyck
Duration: 465 Minutes
Rating: PG - Adult themes.
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Location in store: Australian Film

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