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_What makes Shane so intriguing is that a film originally for adults and generally ranked among the best ever, also works so well for children. In this case, fifty-year-old sensibilities and techniques yield a classical, forthright simplicity that puts the characters and values into high relief. Kids can grab hold of “Shane” because its larger than life.” (Peter Nichols, The New York Times Essential Library of Childrens Movies)