The Thorn Birds Trailer

The Thorn Birds Trailer (1983)

"Desire. Passion. Scandal." 26 March 1983 Drama, TV Movie 460 mins

This mini series covers 60 years in the lives of the Cleary family, brought from New Zealand to Australia to run their aunt Mary Carson's ranch. The story centers on their daughter, Meggie, and her love for the family's priest, Father Ralph de Bricassart. Meggie tries to forget Ralph by marrying dashing stockman Luke O'Neill, but she and Ralph are soon reunited, with tragic consequences for them both.

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Richard Chamberlain

as Ralph de Bricassart

Rachel Ward

as Meggie Cleary

Christopher Plummer

as Archbishop Vittorio Contini-Verchese

Barbara Stanwyck

as Mary Carson

Bryan Brown

as Luke O'Neill

Brett Cullen

as Bob Cleary

Jean Simmons

as Fiona 'Fee' Cleary

Piper Laurie

as Anne Mueller

John de Lancie

as Alastair MacQueen


Daryl Duke


Henry Mancini

Original Music Composer

David L. Wolper

David L. Wolper Executive Producer

Lee Stanley

Lee Stanley Co-Producer

International Releases Dates

United States 26 March 1983

Production Companies

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