The Earthling (1980) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Earthling (1980)





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A terminally-ill Australian (William Holden) befriends an orphan (Ricky Schroeder) he encounters in the wilderness in this drama from director Peter Collinson.

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Rick Schroder
as Shawn Daley
William Holden
as Patrick Foley
Jack Thompson
as Ross Daley
Olivia Hamnett
as Bettina Daley
Alwyn Kurts
as Christian Neilson
Redmond Phillips
as Bobby Burns
Ray Barrett
as Parnell
Ray Barnett
as Parnell
Pat Evison
as Meg Neilson
Jane Harders
as Molly Ann Hogan
Harry Neilson
as McGroaty
Tui Bow
as Lyla
Danny Adcock
as Bus Driver
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The melancholy disease film set somewhere in the wilderness of Australia was a box office bomb despite the star power of William Holden.

May 10, 2018 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

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