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Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation based on the novel by Kent Haruf. Tom Guthrie (Aidan Quinn), a high school history teacher... See full synopsis »

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Tom Guthrie
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Maggie Jonas
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Victoria Roubideaux
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Raymond McPheron
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Harold McPheron
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Ella Guthrie
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Russell Beckman (as Zachery Bryan)
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Bobby Guthrie
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Ike Guthrie
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Iva Stearns
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Dwayne
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Judy
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Mrs. Beckman
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Lloyd Crowder
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Betty Roubideaux
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Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation based on the novel by Kent Haruf. Tom Guthrie (Aidan Quinn), a high school history teacher... See full synopsis »

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A story of redemption, healing and the power of hope.

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25 April 2004 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Plainsong (#53.3)  »

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When Tom's driving with his two sons there's a sign visible for the Junction of I-15 and I-84 which is in Utah and the movie takes place in Colorado. See more »

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Edited into Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951) See more »

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Great Story & Excellent Actors!
26 April 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film would make a great TV Series because it was very down to earth about every day living with average American people in a town which manages to solve its own problems. There is a wife who just simply cannot stand the every day life of having two sons and a husband to care for and just wants to stay in bed or run away to her sister who lives in a big city apartment. There is also a young girl who finds out she is going to have a baby and her mother throws her out of the house and she winds up living with two old kind men on their ranch! This was a film the entire family could enjoy and learn a very important message about love and caring for your fellow neighbor and close friends. All problems have a solution and good comes out of all bad situations.


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