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Kelly

1. Gene, full name Eugene Curran Kelly. 1912--96, US dancer, choreographer, film actor, and director. His many films include An American in Paris (1951) and Singin' in the Rain (1952)
2. Grace. 1929--82, US film actress. Her films included High Noon (1952) and High Society (1956). She married Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1956 and died following a car crash
3. Ned. 1855--80, Australian horse and cattle thief and bushranger, active in Victoria: captured by the police and hanged

kelly

[′kel·ē]
(petroleum engineering)
A pipe attached to the top of a drill string and turned during drilling; transmits twisting torque from the rotary machinery to the drill string and ultimately to the bit.
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Consequently, The Ned Kelly Films details interpretations of Kelly as a social rebel, social bandit, antihero (inspired by 1950s youth culture), Robin Hood and Dick Turpin figure as well as a 'touring rock star'.
With chapters on anthropology, DNA studies, metallurgical analysis of the gang s armour, and archaeological digs at Pentridge Prison and Glenrowan, Ned Kelly: Under the Microscope addresses a wide range of scientific research relating to Ned Kelly and his gang, and what it has revealed.
CHEW BEAUTY Ned Kelly had what it takes to be a winner
Months of preparation, which meant Dalton and Cains missed the celebrations after Man Of Iron's Breeders' Cup Marathon victory, paid off this month when Ned Kelly finished a game and close-up third to a pair of seasoned, younger pointers over 2m4f at Milltown.
NED KELLY, AUSTRALIAN HISTORIOGRAPHY AND THE QUEST FOR A WHITE NATIONAL IDENTITY
The rapid transcription of the manuscript by library staff was achieved by scanning to computer the edition of the Letter published as an appendix to Max Brown's account of Ned Kelly in 1948, and then correcting the transcription against the manuscript.
Ned Kelly had never been apprehended and was not present at the trial.
An Ozzie would-be Western, Ned Kelly captures the feeling of grittiness and grime that 19th Century settlers Down Under must have endured and one scene, in which a parched and on-the-run Kelly gang slaughter their horse and drink its blood to survive, particularly stands out.
Ned Kelly is a handsomely mounted biopic which captures the raw beauty of the Australian outback.
Movie maker Gregor Jordan, who directed the upcoming epic Ned Kelly, insists the legendary gang leader didn't even regard himself as an Aussie, but hankered for Tipperary, where his dad was born.
Ned Kelly has always polarised Australians: they either love him or hate him.
Aussie regulators had worried that the game would be a bad influence on the youth of a country whose national hero is the outlaw Ned Kelly.