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The Long Hot Summer 

A loner arrives in a small town only to be condemned for the sins of his father.
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1985  
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Don Johnson ...  Ben Quick 2 episodes, 1985
Jason Robards ...  Will Varner 2 episodes, 1985
Judith Ivey ...  Noel Varner 2 episodes, 1985
Cybill Shepherd ...  Eula Varner 2 episodes, 1985
Ava Gardner ...  Minnie Littlejohn 2 episodes, 1985
William Russ ...  Jody Varner 2 episodes, 1985
Wings Hauser ...  Wilson Mahood 2 episodes, 1985
Alexandra Johnson Alexandra Johnson ...  Agnes Stewart 2 episodes, 1985
Stephen Davies ...  Alan Stewart 2 episodes, 1985
Charlotte Stanton Charlotte Stanton ...  Mrs. Stewart 2 episodes, 1985
Albert Hall ...  Armistead Howlett 2 episodes, 1985
William Forsythe ...  Isaac 2 episodes, 1985
James Gammon ...  Billy Quick 2 episodes, 1985
Rance Howard ...  Wilk 2 episodes, 1985
Bill Thurman ...  Houstin 2 episodes, 1985
Robert Wentz Robert Wentz ...  Ratliff 2 episodes, 1985
Irma P. Hall ...  Cecilia Howlett 2 episodes, 1985
Joe Berryman ...  Deputy Hampton 2 episodes, 1985
Patricia Rendleman Patricia Rendleman ...  Lisa 2 episodes, 1985
Norman Bennett ...  Auctioneer 2 episodes, 1985
Jerry Haynes ...  Lew 2 episodes, 1985
Byron Nora Byron Nora 2 episodes, 1985
David Stump David Stump 2 episodes, 1985
Jim Clancy Jim Clancy 2 episodes, 1985
Jecori White Jecori White 2 episodes, 1985
Don Simmons Don Simmons 2 episodes, 1985
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A loner arrives in a small town only to be condemned for the sins of his father.

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Drama | Romance

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According to Cybill Shepherd, she had a sexual encounter with co-star Don Johnson during the filming of the movie. See more »

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Follows The Long, Hot Summer (1958) See more »

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One More Roll of the Dice
Music and Lyrics by Steve Moos
Orchestration by Charles Bernstein
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I thought the movie was great!
21 December 2004 | by sandra-142See all my reviews

I really enjoyed the movie. I had only seen small parts of the original movie which I did not like. This remake was much better. The emotional performance that Don Johnson gave was outstanding! I feel that all the cast members fit their parts except Judith Ivey. I'm not sure who could have done it better, but she just did not seem to fit. Cybil Shepeard and Don Johnson stole the show with their performances. I can not imagine anyone else playing those parts. This movie has something for everyone; romance, mystery, murder, comedy, and excitement. The love scene with Don and Judith is one of the best love scenes I've ever seen where no one has to say a word to get their point across. This movie is one of my favorites!!!


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USA

Language:

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Release Date:

6 October 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Brennende Sommer See more »

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1.33 : 1
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