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Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)

G
97 min | Drama, Family

Where the Red Fern Grows is the heartwarming and adventurous tale for all ages about a young boy and his quest for his own red-bone hound hunting dogs.
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Writers
Wilson Rawls (based on the novel "Where The Red Fern Grows" as written and told by) | Douglas C. Stewart (screenplay) (as Doug Stewart) | Eleanor Lamb (screenplay)
Producer
Lyman Dayton (as Lyman D. Dayton)
Composer
Lex de Azevedo (musical score by) (as Lex De Azevedo)
Cinematographer
Production Designer
Michael Devine (as Michael D. Devine)
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Updated Jun 21, 1974

Release date
Jun 21, 1974 (United States)

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18 cast members
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James Whitmore
Grandpa Grandpa   See fewer
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Jack Ging
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Lonny Chapman
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Jill Clark
Alice Alice   See fewer
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Bill Thurman
Sam Bellington Sam Bellington   See fewer
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Bill Dunbar
Ben Kyle Ben Kyle   See fewer
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Rex Corley
Rubin Pritchard Rubin Pritchard   See fewer
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John Lindsey
Rainie Pritchard Rainie Pritchard   See fewer
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Garland McKinney
Mr. Pritchard Mr. Pritchard   See fewer
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Robert S. Telford
Station Master (as Robert Telford) Station Master (as Robert Telford)   See fewer
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Charles Seat
Carl Brown Carl Brown   See fewer
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Roger Pancake
Shopkeeper Shopkeeper   See fewer
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Marshall Edwards
Preacher Preacher   See fewer
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Lisa Christine Christiansen
Little Girl In Tahlequah at Store front (uncredited) Little Girl In Tahlequah at Store front (uncredited)   See fewer
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Janet Halliburton
Mourner (uncredited) Mourner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.9 / 10 | 2,646 votes