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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) I Would Never Understand Men

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    River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) I Would Never Understand Men

    Having tracked the handsome young American veteran Captain John (Thomas E. Breen) through the bazaar, 12 year-old Harriet (Patricia Walters) describes her plan of conquest, in Jean Renoir's tale of early 20th century colonial India, The River, 1951.

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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) I Would Never...
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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) I Would Never Understand Men
Having tracked the handsome young American veteran Captain John (Thomas E. Breen) through the bazaar, 12 year-old Harriet (Patricia Walters) describes her plan of conquest, in Jean Renoir's tale of early 20th century colonial India, The River, 1951.>
River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) The Story Of My...
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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) The Story Of My First Love
Narration by June Hillman, text from the novel by Rumer Godden, cinematography by the director's nephew Claude, shooting on location on the Hooghly river in West Bengal, north of Calcutta, India, opening Jean Renoir's celebrated The River, 1951.>
River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) It Brought A...
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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) It Brought A Young Man
Further exposition, June Hillman reading from Rumer Godden's novel, from the view of young Harriet (Patricia Walter), emphasis this time on Valerie (Adrienne Corri), the parents (Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight) and especially Nan (Suprova Mukerjee), early in Jean Renoir's The River, 1951. >
River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) Hindus Believe...
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River, The (1951) -- (Movie Clip) Hindus Believe In One God
Narration by June Hillman, in the voice of author Rumer Godden and the character Harriet (Patricia Walters), continues, as director Jean Renoir depicts the Indian festival Diwali, Thomas E. Breen as visiting "Captain John," in The River, 1951.>
River, The - (Original Trailer)

River, The - (Original Trailer)
Members of an English settlement cope with the exotic lure of life in India in Jean Renoir's beautiful color film, The River (1951).>
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