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God's Little Acre (1958)

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Release Date: Jan 1, 2003 Wide

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Erskine Caldwell's steamy novel God's Little Acre was given a film adaptation in 1958. A heavily grayed-up Robert Ryan plays Ty Ty Walden, the patriarch of a slovenly backwoods family. As Ty Ty digs around his farm in search of gold (which he has yet to find), his son in law Bill Thompson (Aldo Ray) carries on an adulterous affair with the sluttish Griselda (Tina Louise). Comedy relief is provided by the dimwitted Pluto (Buddy Hackett). Others in the cast include future TV stars Jack Lord as

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Philip Yordan

Dec 18, 2001

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robert ryan has one of his best roles here and it's entertaining in a debauched southern gothic way but it's way too long
June 5, 2012
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Stella Dallas

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Sorry to say it, but this one was really bad. There are way too many sub plots that aren't well developed to begin with, and when we only get to follow each character for a short period of time, it becomes even less captivating. Sleeping pill.
December 13, 2009
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