Hammers over the Anvil
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Hammers over the Anvil
This drama concerns a small period in the life of its central figure, Alan Marshall (Alexander Outhred), a young man living in rural Australia in 1910, who was crippled by polio years before. Because he hasn't the strength or coordination to perform most chores and enter fully into the life of his family and friends, much that he experiences comes to him vicariously. In the story, he witnesses many dramatic events happening to others. Several of them concern the romantic trials and tribulations of the women and men he knows. However, the story which concerns him the most is somewhat sad:… More

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"If you are going to make slow-paced film, why not make it depressing as well?"
‑ Robert Roten, Laramie Movie Scope
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