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A Rose for Emily (1983)

Townsfolk discover a warped secret while clearing out the house of a recently deceased, aristocratic spinster.

Director:

Lyndon Chubbuck

Writers:

H. Kaye Dyal (screenplay), William Faulkner
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anjelica Huston ... Miss Emily Grierson
John Carradine ... Col. Sartoris
John Randolph ... Mr. Grierson
Jared Martin ... Homer Barron
Bert Williams Bert Williams ... Doc Peabody
Perry Lang ... Deputy Binford
Patrick Reynolds ... Photographer
Frances Bay ... Miss Wyatt
David Downing ... Tobe
Brick Huston Brick Huston ... Sheriff
Sally Kirkland ... Gossip
James Murtaugh ... Pharmacist (as Jim Murtaugh)
Aaron Norris ... Boon
Rod Mays Rod Mays ... Old Man
Annabella Price Annabella Price ... Gossip
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Miss Emily Grierson has recently died at the age of seventy-four. She was the reclusive town spinster and the last in line of a southern aristocratic family after her possessive father passes away. Her creepy old house and relationship with a northerner cause much gossip in the town, but it's not until after her death that her disturbing secret is unearthed. Written by cupcakes

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

October 1983 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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Great Movie...
1 July 2001 | by DandAproductsSee all my reviews

I wish this mpovie was more avialable for others who enjoy a movie with a twist. This is a short film but follows the story (A rose for emily by william faulkner) quite well. Truelly a cult classic...get it if you can. Good spookey twisted movie! 10 out 10 stars


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