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Jess Birdwell (Character)
from Friendly Persuasion (1956)

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Friendly Persuasion -- A devout Southern Indiana Quaker family attempts to resist the call to arms during the Civil War, but their pacifism is sorely tested by the events that engulf them in this classic film.
Friendly Persuasion -- Trailer this motion picture from William Wyler

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Alternate Names:
Little Jess


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  1. Friendly Persuasion (1975) (TV) Played by Richard Kiley / Sparky Marcus (as Little Jess)

  2. Friendly Persuasion (1956) Played by Gary Cooper
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  1. America at the Movies (1976) Played by Gary Cooper

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From Friendly Persuasion (1956)
Jess Birdwell: I'm just his father, Eliza, not his conscience. A man's life ain't worth a hill of beans except he lives up to his own conscience. See more »

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