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Release Date:
26 April 1985 (USA) See more »
It's 1918, the height of United States involvement in World War I - Liberty Bonds are sold, German immigrants are suspected as traitors or saboteurs... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
William Converse-Roberts ... Horace Robedaux

Hallie Foote ... Elizabeth Robedaux

Rochelle Oliver ... Mrs. Mary Vaughn

Michael Higgins ... Mr. Vaughn

Matthew Broderick ... Brother
Jeanne McCarthy ... Bessie Stillman (as Jeannie McCarthy)
Bill McGhee ... Sam the Cemetary Worker
L.T. Felty ... Mr. Thatcher
Horton Foote Jr. ... Jessie
Tom Murrel ... Stanley
Phillip Smith ... Bill
Norma Allen ... Mrs. Gregory
Margaret Spaulding ... Mrs. Cunningham
Carol Goodheart ... Ruth Amos
Buffy Carol ... Gladys Maud

Betty Murphy ... Verna
Frost O. Myers ... Man
Peggy Feury ... Mrs. Boone
Belinda Jackson ... Erma Sue
Randy Moore ... Dr. White
Janice Woodson ... Country Woman

Gil Glasgow ... Davis
Nick Jordon ... Jerry
Jerry Biggs ... Clyde
Cynthia Rogers ... Mrs. Drayton
Anna Harrison ... Mary Beth

Lisa Howard ... Constance
Nancy Harrison ... Aunt Inez
Allan Alexander ... Straggler
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Charles Solomon Jr. ... Vernon Drayton (uncredited)

Directed by
Ken Harrison 
Writing credits
Horton Foote (screenplay)

Horton Foote (play)

Produced by
Lewis M. Allen .... executive producer
Jim Crosby .... associate producer
Lillian V. Foote .... producer
Ross Milloy .... producer
Peter Newman .... executive producer
Walker Stuart .... co-producer
Cinematography by
George Tirl 
Film Editing by
Leon Seith 
Art Direction by
Becky Block 
Michael O'Sullivan 
Set Decoration by
J. Grey Smith 
Costume Design by
Van Broughton Ramsey 
Makeup Department
Carla Rulien .... make up
Production Management
Dennis Bishop .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dennis Bishop .... assistant director
Terri Martin .... second assistant director
Sound Department
Wayne Bell .... boom operator
Wayne Bell .... sound effects editor
Ivan Bigley .... sound editor
Lee Dichter .... re-recording mixer
John Pritchett .... sound mixer
Randy Fife .... stunt coordinator
Editorial Department
Josephine Nericcio .... location editorial assistant
Location Management
Joe Dishner .... location manager
Music Department
Robert Renfrow .... composer: piano themes
Other crew
Bonnie Clevering .... hairstylist

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Additional Details

94 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Factual errors: In the closing credits, the march "Indepedentia" is credited to John Philip Sousa. The piece was composed by Robert Browne Hall.See more »
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