A close-knit Midwestern farm family deals with loss, change, and social progress during the 1940's.

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Winifred Rounds
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Emmet Rounds
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Helen Rounds
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Orin Sanders
William Wise ...
Grandpa Charles
Isa Thomas ...
Grandma K
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Dale Rounds
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Jane Rounds
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Charlie
Simon Jacobs ...
Richard
Carrie Van Deest ...
Edna
Nathan Connor ...
Charles Jr.
Jaide Gunther ...
Tiny Tim and Student (credit only)
John Filmanowicz ...
Charlie (age 3)
Mary Kababik ...
Florence
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A close-knit Midwestern farm family deals with loss, change, and social progress during the 1940's.

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In the heart of a nation ... hope takes flight.

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Drama | Family | Romance

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Rated PG for language and thematic elements
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27 March 2003 (USA)  »

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2.35 : 1
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Quotes

Grandma K: Maybe he's gone crank in the head.
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Soundtracks

SWEET SUE JUST YOU
Written by Will J. Harris and Victor Young
Performed by Jimmy Dorsey
Courtesy of Source-Q and Shapiro Bernstein & Co. (ASCAP)
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What art movie
2 May 2004 | by (San Francisco, CA) – See all my reviews

I am amazed this is getting praise. I can't understand what anyone sees in this movie. The poster makes it look like an arty drama, but there is nothing artistic about this. The directing was boring, the acting - besides Allison I guess

  • was


bad, and the story was horribly put together. They tried to show the relationship between a woman and her father in law...fine, good idea. But do a good job

with it at least. The dialogue was awful, the characters weren't developed at all, and the plot turned into a Disney movie, with Mr. Scrooge coming out of his hermit existence to save the day. And I don't by the Fathers sudden change into seclusion either. This was just an amateur independent movie that has become way overrated.

Good day, Sir. 2/5


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