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
Beatrice Winde ...
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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Beautifully made.
2 July 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this piece. It's very simple and straightforward, no car chases here, just people talking to each other, and they talk so well! Hume Cronyn and James Earl Jones carry the show, and they do it with such grace and style that you almost wish it wouldn't end. Written by Horton Foote, this is one to seek out if you can find it. A deceptively simple family drama, that is actually suitable for the entire family. Very well done.


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