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Walking Across Egypt (1999)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Drama | 17 December 1999 (USA)
An elderly widow befriends an orphaned juvenile delinquent.

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(novel), (screenplay)
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2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Forrest ...
Stray Dog
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Robert Rigsbee
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Alora
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Finner
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Rev. Vernon
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James Coleman III ...
Blake
Patrick David ...
Johnny
David Cooper ...
Funeral Director
Jim Borda ...
Guard #1
Steven West ...
Guard #2
Steve Raulerson ...
Warden Haswell
Pat Corley ...
Sheriff Tillman
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Storyline

An elderly widow befriends an orphaned juvenile delinquent.

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Doing the right thing can be as hard as... Walking Across Egypt

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some violence and language | See all certifications »
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17 December 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Leading with Her Heart  »

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Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

The positioning of the plates, pots of food and drinks on the dining table when Maddie and Robert are preparing to eat their lunch. See more »

Quotes

Mattie Rigsbee: Let Lamar say the blessing.
Wesley Benfield: Oh.
Lamar N. Benfield: Oh, er...
[clears throat uncomfortably]
Lamar N. Benfield: Er, thank you for the world so sweet, er... thank you for the food we eat, thanks for the birds that sing, thank you God, for everything!
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Connections

Referenced in Film Geek (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Walking Across Egypt
Written by Clyde Edgerton
Published by Tarwater Productions, ASCAP
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Great!
24 July 2000 | by (Salt Lake City) – See all my reviews

Walking Across Egypt is a GREAT movie! It is a classic but with modern manners. I don't know how else to explain. At first you may think it is a classic type movie, but then it changes to the real world. It has great acting and is one that everybody should watch sometime. It is a good, clean (except for the language, but it is a integral part of the movie) movie. It is great!


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