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Summertree (1971)

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Jerry, not a member of the 'protest generation' but is instead, an 'All American boy,' is drafted into the Army, just as things begin to go well for him. He decision to flee to Canada ... See full summary »

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Jerry
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Vanetta
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Ruth
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Marvis (as Kirk Callaway)
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Bennie (as Jeff Siggens)
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Draft Lawyer
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Ginsberg (as Gary Goodrow)
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Shelly (as Dennis Clark Fimple)
June Fairchild ...
Girl in Dorm
Richard Stahl ...
Man in Conservatory
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Jerry, not a member of the 'protest generation' but is instead, an 'All American boy,' is drafted into the Army, just as things begin to go well for him. He decision to flee to Canada sparks off conflict with his parents, ending in the film's conclusion - in Vietnam. Written by alfiehitchie

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Rated R for brief sexuality | See all certifications »
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25 February 1972 (Finland)  »

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La casita en el árbol  »

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'Kirk Douglas', bought the film rights to the play as a gift to his son after Michael Douglas was fired from the stage production. See more »


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Having the Time Of Our Lives
Written by David Shire, Richard Maltby
Sung by Hamilton Camp
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You MUST see William Smith's performance!
17 March 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

A great, thought-provoking movie. Of particular note is the performance of William "Bill" Smith, who played the Draft Lawyer!


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