Drylanders (1962)

01/01/1962 (CA) DramaFamilyWestern 1h 9m
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The National Film Board's First Feature Length Presentation


The epic story of the opening of the Canadian West and the drought that brought the Depression in the thirties. This is the saga of a family who left eastern Canada to stake their future in the Prairies.

  1. Don Haldane


  2. M. Charles Cohen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Frances Hyland

    Frances Hyland


  2. James B. Douglas

    Dan (as James Douglas)

  3. Lester Nixon

    Bob MacPherson

  4. Mary Savidge

    Ada MacPherson (as Mary Savage)

  5. William Fruet

    Colin (as William Fruete)

  6. Don Francks

    Don Francks


  7. Ernest Huber

    Man in boxcar

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Status Released

Original Language English

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Revenue -


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