Widowed farmer John Webb (Hume Cronyn) has been depressed since the death of his wife Bessie. He would like to keep his yearly harvest going, but getting low on funds he has some hard decisions to make concerning his farm.

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John Webb
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Grey
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Gerald
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Ann
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Gus Jr.
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Estelle
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Agnes
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Carl
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Grace Ann
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Lillie Dawson
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Travis Floyd
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Jacqueline
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Paul
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Sarah Davis
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Gilbert Jackson
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Widowed farmer John Webb (Hume Cronyn) has been depressed since the death of his wife Bessie. He would like to keep his yearly harvest going, but getting low on funds he has some hard decisions to make concerning his farm.

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21 December 1997 (USA)  »

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Horton Foote's Alone  »

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The film cast includes one Oscar winner: Chris Cooper; and four Oscar nominees: Piper Laurie, Hume Cronyn, James Earl Jones, Frederic Forrest. See more »

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Referenced in Miracles & Mercies (2002) See more »

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A study of family relationships
26 August 1999 | by (Massachusetts) – See all my reviews

A small enjoyable film of family relationships and hopes of prosperity that override all else. Hume Cronyn and James Earl Jones make it all worthwhile. A pleasant way to pass the time on a quiet evening. You could do worse.


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