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Horton Foote's Alone (1997)

Horton Foote's Alone





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Written by two-time Academy Award winner Horton Foote, "Alone" examines the life of farmer and recent widower John Webb (Cronyn) and what happens when a Texas oil man offers mineral rights to his land. His life is thrown into turmoil as his family becomes divided over the prospect of easy cash. A quiet, resonant depiction of the conflicts that arise between people as some pin their hopes on striking oil, while others turn their thoughts to hard work, friendship, and memories.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Horton Foote
On DVD: Oct 27, 1998

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Full Review… | May 28, 2002
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The Nation

May 28, 2002
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Slow, dreary and dull.

jay nixon

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