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Herman Raucher (novel)
Kelly Reichardt (screenplay)
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9 June 1999 (USA) See more »
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  (in credits order)
Kevin Poole ... Billy Joe McAllister
Bill Mooney ... Father McGuire
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Heather Gottlieb ... Bobbie Lee Hartley
Jon Wurster

Directed by
Kelly Reichardt 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Herman Raucher  novel
Kelly Reichardt  screenplay

Produced by
Susan A. Stover .... producer
Original Music by
Will Oldham 
Cinematography by
Kelly Reichardt 
Film Editing by
Philip Harrison 
Casting by
Jordan Beswick 
Production Management
T. Colin Dodd .... assistant production manager
Art Department
Todd Haynes .... poster artist
Camera and Electrical Department
T. Colin Dodd .... grip/electric
JoJo Whilden .... still photographer

Additional Details

Also Known As:
48 min

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The second film written and directed by Kelly Reichardt after River of Grass (1994).See more »
Movie Connections:
Remake of Ode to Billy Joe (1976)See more »


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