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John and the Missus

Directed by Gordon Pinsent
Canada, 1987
Biography, Drama

Synopsis

A small Canadian town is devasted when a local mine—the town’s only source of income—is closed. One man incurs the wrath of the townsmen when he stubbornly refuses the small amount of settlement money offered by the government.

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John and the Missus Directed by Gordon Pinsent

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

1987 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture

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