In 1902 Texas, 13-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health, and ... See full summary »
James Earl Jones
If I could only own three videos, this would surely be one of the three I'd choose
What a formula for a great movie, based on a Faulkner short story, screenplay by Horton Foote and Robert Duvall in the lead! I don't think any of the three has ever done better. If you want to know what is essential in this life and what you can do without I'd highly recommend this film. The last line of the film explains the title so beautifully, it is a film that has haunted me for years, always gives me courage to go on. Don't watch it if you are not a sensitive person, you'd waste your time and only sensitive hearts and minds should be blessed by watching this film.
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