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Red Dirt (2000)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 17 March 2000 (USA)
Red Dirt offers the story of a young man's search to belong in this sublime expression of love and reconciliation. At only twenty, Griffith is struggling with the responsibilities of caring... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Dan Montgomery Jr. Dan Montgomery Jr. ... Griffith (as Dan Montgomery)
Aleksa Palladino ... Emily / Lynn's daughter
Karen Black ... Summer / Griffith's Aunt
Peg O'Keef Peg O'Keef ... Lynn / Summer's sister
Glenn Shadix ... Virgil Cunningham
Jo-Ann Robinson ... Customer in shop (as Jo Ann Robinson)
Walton Goggins ... Lee Todd
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Red Dirt offers the story of a young man's search to belong in this sublime expression of love and reconciliation. At only twenty, Griffith is struggling with the responsibilities of caring for his unwell aunt, grieving the loss of their family's matriarch, and his own dreams of leaving Pine Apple. With the arrival of a stranger, Griffith's carefully constructed walls of shame and silence begin to come down and his life takes an unexpected turn. Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Romance

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 March 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Красная грязь See more »

Filming Locations:

Meridian, Mississippi, USA See more »

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Sweet Tea Productions See more »
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A breathtaking love letter to Mississippi and search for freedom of the soul
12 September 2001 | by gtrgirl105See all my reviews

Karen Black gives an astonishing performance as the shut in southern woman who carries the memories of the past into her imaginative present tense, struggling to stop things from changing, she represents the south itself, mystery, color, imagination, history and intense love of family, tradition and a pride that can only be southern. A beautifully shot love letter to Mississippi , almost like a lyric painting of the American South.


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