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Rating: 7.5 stars

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black and white turkey Criterion sheep border horses smuggling

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Seen on: 03/03/2019

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Law of the Border (1966)

Directed by Lütfi Akad

Crime | Drama

Most recently watched by sleestakk

Overview

In order to keep his ailing son alive, an impoverished man agrees to sneak a herd of sheep across the border.

Length 74 minutes

Actors

Ahmet Danyal Topatan | Osman Alyanak | Atilla Ergün | Tuncel Kurtiz | Sırrı Elitaş | Aydemir Akbaş | Muharrem Gürses | Tuncer Necmioglu | Erol Taş | Pervin Par | Yılmaz Güney

Viewing Notes

From the World Cinema Project. As Scorsese describes it in his intro, this is very much a Turkish western. However, it’s not a western in the classic sense but it has good energy and emotion.

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