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The scarecrow

Author: Sam PillsburyRob WhitehouseMichael HeathJohn CarradineTracy MannAll authors
Publisher: [Wellington, N.Z.] : Screenline, [2000?]
Series: New Zealand cinema
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story is centered around Ned Poindexter and his sister Prudence. The setting is the fictitious town of Klynham in the early fifties. The crimes are chicken stealing and murder. Herbert Salter is the Scarecrow, magician, murderer, hypnotist and sex maniac. He insinuates himself into the heart of the town, somewhere between the pub and the funeral parlour.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Pillsbury; Rob Whitehouse; Michael Heath; John Carradine; Tracy Mann; Jonathan Smith; Ronald Hugh Morrieson; New Zealand Film Commission.; Screenline (Firm)
OCLC Number: 663908511
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Based on a novel of the same title by Ronald Hugh Morrieson.
Cast: John Carradine, Tracy Mann, Jonathan Smith.
Awards: "Director's Fortnight Cannes 1982"
Target Audience: N.Z. rating: PG. Parental Guidance Recommended for Younger Viewers.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD. PAL. Region free. Stereo soundtrack. Aspect ratio: 4:3.
Series Title: New Zealand cinema
Responsibility: an Oasis Film, New Zealand National Film Unit co-production in conjunction with the New Zealand Film Commission ; produced by Rob Whitehouse ; directed by Sam Pillsbury ; screenplay by Michael Heath and Sam Pillsbury.

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The story is centered around Ned Poindexter and his sister Prudence. The setting is the fictitious town of Klynham in the early fifties. The crimes are chicken stealing and murder. Herbert Salter is the Scarecrow, magician, murderer, hypnotist and sex maniac. He insinuates himself into the heart of the town, somewhere between the pub and the funeral parlour.

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