Dark Frontier (2009)
1902...…the Australian federation is a year old. Our story is seen through the eyes of a 12 year old boy, Tom. Tom loves and worships his father who has dragged his family from the city to an isolated cabin at the edge of the woods with his evangelical dream – a mission to farm the land.
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Lucky Country
96
Drama, Western
Aiden Young, Toby Wallace, Hanna Mangan Lawrence
Kriv Stenders
Andy Cox
Kristian Moliere
John Maynard, Robert Connolly
Catalog
Australia
English
English

Ratings:

Motion Picture Association of America — Restricted to minors
Synopsis
This feature film follows the life of Tom- a 12 year old boy living with his father and sister in the outback woods Australia. Tom's father dreams of farming the land - But the dream has died. Tom’s older sister has begun to question not only the dream, but her father’s sanity. One night, three men arrive on horseback; ex-soldiers from the Boer War. Tom, like his father, believes they are providence, a gift. But one of them has a secret – he has gold. When Tom realises that the gold has poisoned both his father and his sister, the cabin becomes a psychological battleground. Soon Tom is forced to choose between the ideals of his father and the basic, brutal laws of survival....more

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