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I Walk the Line (1970)

PG-13
97 min | Drama

Henry Tawes is the sheriff in a small town in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fiber, he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously. Then he meets Alma, a beautiful young girl who turns his world upside-down. Unable to ...See moreHenry Tawes is the sheriff in a small town in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fiber, he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously. Then he meets Alma, a beautiful young girl who turns his world upside-down. Unable to ignore his feelings, he starts an affair with her. But in a small town nothing is secret for long. Written by Mattias Pettersson See less
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Alvin Sargent (screenplay) | Madison Jones (novel "An Exile")
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$4,000,000
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Oct 12, 1970 (United States)

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14 cast members
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Gregory Peck
Sheriff Tawes Sheriff Tawes   See fewer
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Tuesday Weld
Alma McCain Alma McCain   See fewer
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Estelle Parsons
Ellen Haney Ellen Haney   See fewer
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Ralph Meeker
Carl McCain Carl McCain   See fewer
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Lonny Chapman
Bascomb Bascomb   See fewer
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Charles Durning
Hunnicutt Hunnicutt   See fewer
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Jeff Dalton
Clay McCain Clay McCain   See fewer
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Freddie McCloud
Buddy McCain Buddy McCain   See fewer
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Jane Rose
Elsie Elsie   See fewer
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J.C. Evans
Grandpa Tawes Grandpa Tawes   See fewer
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Bill Littleton
Pollard Pollard   See fewer
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Leo Yates
Vogel Vogel   See fewer
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Nora Denney
Darlene Hunnicutt (as Dodo Denney) Darlene Hunnicutt (as Dodo Denney)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 1,456 votes