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The Long, Hot Summer (1965–1966)

TV Series | 48 min | Drama

Ben Quick returns to the Southern town of Frenchman's Bend to claim his inheritance and soon runs afoul of local power Boss Varner. The handsome Ben attracts the attention of the local women but young Jody Varner is resentful of his attributes.
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Updated Sep 16, 1965

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1965 (United States)

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Nancy Malone
Clara Varner Clara Varner   See fewer
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Roy Thinnes
Ben Quick Ben Quick   See fewer
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Paul Geary
Jody Varner Jody Varner   See fewer
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Lana Wood
Eula Harker Eula Harker   See fewer
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Ruth Roman
Minnie Littlejohn Minnie Littlejohn   See fewer
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Edmond O'Brien
Will Varner Will Varner   See fewer
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Dan O'Herlihy
'Boss' Will Varner 'Boss' Will Varner   See fewer
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Paul Bryar
Sheriff Harve Anders Sheriff Harve Anders   See fewer
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Jason Wingreen
Dr. Aaron Clark Dr. Aaron Clark   See fewer
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Harold Gould
Bowman Chamberlain Bowman Chamberlain   See fewer
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David Carlile
Deputy Bookright Deputy Bookright   See fewer
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Rex Straw
Judge Armistid Judge Armistid   See fewer
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Tisha Sterling
Susan Beauchamp Susan Beauchamp   See fewer
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William Mims
Sam Ruddabaw Sam Ruddabaw   See fewer
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Lucas Taney Lucas Taney   See fewer
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Willow Sterne Willow Sterne   See fewer
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Wayne Rogers
Curley Beeman Curley Beeman   See fewer
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Bruce Watson
Billy Roy Wyman Billy Roy Wyman   See fewer
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Clay Wyman Clay Wyman   See fewer
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Tom Lowell
Jody / Jody Varner Jody / Jody Varner   See fewer
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Tim Graham
Andy Burke Andy Burke   See fewer
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Stephen Coit
Mr. Fisher Mr. Fisher   See fewer
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Mitch Taney Mitch Taney   See fewer
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Shad Taney Shad Taney   See fewer
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Mailman Mailman   See fewer
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Phil McDermott Phil McDermott   See fewer
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Joe Hagen Joe Hagen   See fewer
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Amy Parker Amy Parker   See fewer
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Joe Ludwig Joe Ludwig   See fewer
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Katy Douglas Katy Douglas   See fewer
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Lyle Gaddis Lyle Gaddis   See fewer
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Belle Sutton Belle Sutton   See fewer
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Atkinson Atkinson   See fewer
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George Tazwell George Tazwell   See fewer
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Farmer Farmer   See fewer
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Charlie Charlie   See fewer
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Burt Stone Burt Stone   See fewer
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Bartlett Bartlett   See fewer
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Chuck Quick Chuck Quick   See fewer
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Bess Quick Bess Quick   See fewer
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Hillie Quick Hillie Quick   See fewer
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Roger Lake Roger Lake   See fewer
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8.2 / 10 | 60 votes