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Heartland (1979)

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Clyde Stewart
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Mrs. Landauer
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Clara Jane
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Ma Gillis
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Dan Byrd
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Heartland is about roots and origins. Heartland is about love and survival.

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Western | Drama

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22 September 1979 (USA)  »

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A Força da Terra  »

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Letters written by Elinore Pruitt Stewart provided the basis for the film. These letters dated from April 1909 to November 1913 and were first printed in "The Atlantic Monthly." See more »

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Great scenery, well drawn characters
14 February 2002 | by (La La Land) – See all my reviews

What more do you need from a movie? Nice slice of Americana is brutal at times but a rewarding film experience. Compares to some of the pain staking, carefully detailed epics of George Stevens (of Giant fame.)Can't get any better than the 2 strong leads. Torn and Ferrell are amazing. Maybe because as one reviewer stated, they don't even appear to be reciting dialogue. Definitely an overlooked jewel, waiting to be discovered on video.


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