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George Wallace (1997)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama  -  24 August 1997 (USA)
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Lurleen Wallace
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Archie
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Big Jim Folsom
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Billy Watson
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T.Y. Odum
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Ricky Brickle
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Gerald Wallace
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Al Lingo (as Skip Sudduth)
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Charles Bartlett ...
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Chuck A. Bernard ...
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Filmed in Sacramento, to use the California's capital building. Alabama refused to allow the use for this movie. See more »

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When Wallace (Sinise) is watching TV after the events in Selma, the gas masks that the Alabama state troopers wear change in between scenes. See more »

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Referenced in Elevator Movie (2004) See more »

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Watch it for Mare
23 October 2003 | by (Luleå, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Sinise's portrayal of Wallace is astonishing, but I was most impressed by Mare Winningham's perfect performance as Lurleen. Like any Southerner, I'm more than accustomed to actors' ham-handed, mangled versions of Southern intonation and dialect, but Winningham was amazing. She BECAME Lurleen Wallace. At times you can be fooled into thinking that Winningham is lip-synching over an archival recording of Lurleen's speeches. Everything about her performance is superb.


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