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Director:
Writer (WGA):
Patricia MacLachlan (written by)
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Release Date:
21 November 1999 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
On a cold winter day a mysterious stranger shows up at the Witting Farm. He is John Witting, the father... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Of The Three, I Liked This Story Best See more (12 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Glenn Close ... Sarah Witting

Christopher Walken ... Jacob Witting

Jack Palance ... John Witting

George Hearn ... Dr. Sam Hartley

Lexi Randall ... Anna Witting
Christopher Bell ... Caleb Witting

Emily Osment ... Cassie Witting
Betty Laird ... May Parkley
Calen Pick ... Justin
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Delno Ebie ... Farmer
Joel Thingvall ... Farmer
Tommy Honton ... Hospital Patient (uncredited)
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Directed by
Glenn Jordan 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Patricia MacLachlan (written by)

Produced by
Glenn Close .... executive producer
Glenn Jordan .... producer
Patricia MacLachlan .... co-producer
Edwin Self .... supervising producer
William Self .... executive producer
Robert Bennett Steinhauer .... producer
Richard Welsh .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
David Shire 
 
Cinematography by
Ralf D. Bode 
 
Film Editing by
David A. Simmons 
 
Casting by
Olivia Harris 
Phyllis Huffman 
 
Production Design by
Charles Rosen 
 
Art Direction by
Roger L. King 
 
Set Decoration by
Joseph Litsch 
 
Costume Design by
Van Broughton Ramsey 
 
Makeup Department
Martial Corneville .... key hair stylist
Jerry DeCarlo .... assistant department head hair stylist
Wayne Massarelli .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Robert Bennett Steinhauer .... unit production manager
Kathleen M. Straub .... executive in charge of production (as Kathleen Straub)
Karen Mayeda Vranek .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jennifer Cook .... second second assistant director
Katy Emde .... first assistant director
Vincent Palmo Jr. .... second assistant director (as Vince Palmo Jr.)
 
Art Department
Bruce J. Gfeller .... construction coordinator (as Bruce Gfeller)
Cherice Henderson .... props
Donnie MacDonald .... set dresser
Michael McCombe .... greensman (as Michael J. McCombe)
John Pearson-Denning .... property master
Beth Peterson .... painter
Brad Turner .... assistant props
Scott D. Warner .... propmaker
 
Sound Department
Walter Anderson .... sound
Tim Chilton .... foley artist
Bob Costanza .... sound effects editor
Tommy Goodwin .... foley mixer
G. Michael Graham .... sound supervisor (as Michael Graham)
Kristi Johns .... adr supervisor
Terry O'Bright .... sound re-recording mixer
Keith Rogers .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Special Effects by
Dieter Sturm .... special effects coordinator
Yvonne Sturm .... special effects foreman
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Waide R. Allen .... electrician
Paul Bode .... first assistant camera
Todd Griffith .... key grip
Jason Hicks .... grip
Abraham Martinez .... film loader
Jeff Zucker .... gaffer
 
Casting Department
Heather Laird .... location casting
 
Editorial Department
Yelena Lanskaya .... assistant editor
Susan J. Vinci .... assistant editor
David Yoneshige .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Lori Slomka .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Josh Chapman .... transportation
Scott Doleto .... driver: special effects
Carla Klein .... transportation
Gracie Klein .... driver
Johnny Liepins .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Chad Arganbright .... production assistant
Linda Bloom-Hedine .... studio teacher
Lisa Bradley .... production coordinator
Terri Engdahl .... assistant: Mr. Jordan
Erica Francis .... stand-in
George Halstead .... production accountant
Cherice Henderson .... production assistant
Ron Karkoska .... production assistant
Casey Lauer .... production assistant
George McQuade .... craft service
Cristie Miele .... dog handler (as Christie Miele)
Denny Peterson .... animal wrangler
William M. Povletich .... first assistant accountant
Michael Stubbs .... location manager
Heidi Sturdevant .... script supervisor
Natasha Barron .... animal wrangler: horses (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Hallmark Hall of Fame: Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End (#49.1)" - USA (anthology series)
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Runtime:
95 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
This movie stars Jack Palance and Christopher Walken as father and son. Both have played 1-time only Batman villains responsible for the "birth" of original Batman villains. Palance was in weekly series, "Batman" (1966) where he was responsible for The Joker. Walken was in Batman Returns (1992) where he was responsible for Catwoman.See more »
Quotes:
Cassie Witting:Is he a robber?
Sarah Witting:Well, if he is, he's not a very good one.
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Movie Connections:
Edited into "Hallmark Hall of Fame" (1951)See more »

FAQ

In what year does the story take place?
Is "Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End" based on a book?
Why did John abandon his wife and son?
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13 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Of The Three, I Liked This Story Best, 15 September 2006
Author: ccthemovieman-1 from United States

I enjoyed two of the three movies in the "Sarah, Plain & Tall" trilogy. This, the final of the three, was definitely one of the "good ones. " It is an excellent family film with wonderful acting by the three adult stars: Christopher Walken, Glenn Close and Jack Palance.

The storyline is simple but well-told. The only sub-par performance was by one of the kids. It was interesting to see how the kids had grown since that first movie.

Of the three, that initial "Sarah," was the best- filmed with some beautiful cinematography. This movie didn't have that, but it had the best story. It had some genuinely-tearful sentimental moments and a very nice ending.

Highly recommended.

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