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Synopsis

When his father dies, Will Bastion (Temuera Morrison) returns home after an absence of 20 years. Tradition dictates that he takes on the mantle of tribal chief, but he's not interested. His brother, Kahu, seizes the opportunity, but he's a drug-dealing thug with radical ideas. When Will sees the impact of Kahu's actions, he must choose whether to act. Directed by Sam Pillsbury as a contemporary western, Crooked Earth was his first New Zealand film since 1987's Starlight Hotel. Variety called it "handsomely mounted and compelling".

 

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Comments (4)

 Kim Baker

Kim Baker | website

The film can be purchased on DVD from AroVideo in Wellington. Here is the link: http://www.arovideo.co.nz/film.php?FilmID=6612

 MsDutsBaby

MsDutsBaby

i was just wondering if anyone knows where to find the whole version of this movie?? id really appreciate it if you could let me know, Kia ora

 EMILY HOLDEN

EMILY HOLDEN

This is my most favourate New Zealand Film, this is da bomb!!

 Ali

Ali

good movie

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