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Doonby (2013)

PG-13 | | Drama, Mystery | 27 March 2015 (Poland)
Sam Doonby, a no-good drifter, enters a small town in Texas. His sudden arrival is met with suspicion, jealousy, and intrigue. His departure is just as sudden, and then the town realizes how one person's presence can matter.

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Peter Mackenzie

Writer:

Peter Mackenzie
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Schneider ... Sam Doonby
Ernie Hudson ... Leroy
Jenn Gotzon Chandler ... Laura Reaper (as Jenn Gotzon)
Robert Davi ... Sheriff Woodley
Joe Estevez ... Cyrus
Jennifer O'Neill ... Barbara Ann
Will Wallace ... Tony
Erin Way ... Lucy Mae
Brandi Blevins Brandi Blevins ... Jolene
Cassandra L. Small ... Rose
Jeff Fenter Jeff Fenter ... Brad
Jolyn Janis Jolyn Janis ... Lisa
Tom Lagleder ... Justin
Liz Waters ... Jessica Gordon (as Lizabeth Waters)
Matthew Tompkins ... Charlie
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Storyline

A drifter arrives at a small town, and due to his friendly demeanor is quickly able to find a job, a place to lay his head, and begins to have a positive effect to everyone he meets. But there is obviously something curious with his arrival, and some residents notice unusual events start to occur coinciding with his appearance. The ending is unexpected. It is a story about the value and effect that a single person can have upon those around them.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Who is this mysterious drifter... the man from nowhere

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Drama | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some violence, sexual content and thematic elements

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Country:

Ireland | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 March 2015 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Doonby: Todos Tem o Direito de Viver See more »

Filming Locations:

McDade, Texas, USA See more »

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Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

Norma McCorvey who plays Nancy Thirber was the plaintiff known as "Jane Roe" in the 1973 landmark US supreme court case "Roe v. Wade". She later became a pro-life activist. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff Woodley: You gotta tell me what you use for aftershave, 'cuz every woman in this town seems to have the hots for you.
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Soundtracks

Georgia Moon Corn Whiskey
Performed by George Mills and Friends
Music and lyrics by George Mills
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great chemistry between the two leads.
30 September 2017 | by tybeedolphinSee all my reviews

suspenseful and had good music. great movie to watch for romance. The direction was terrific and the actors brought quirks and life. Loved Robert Davi. There was a scene towards the end where the female lead jenn gotzon was electric. oh and I loved john schneider singing. so charming


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