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A Real American Hero (1978)

TV-14
TV Movie | 90 min | Crime, Drama

Bufford Pusser is the Sheriff of a Tennessee County who must go against a former friend, and a group of women who use an old blue law to segregate a recently freed prostitute. To fight them he uses other old laws that aren't relevant today...See moreBufford Pusser is the Sheriff of a Tennessee County who must go against a former friend, and a group of women who use an old blue law to segregate a recently freed prostitute. To fight them he uses other old laws that aren't relevant today. Is he ready to face opposition, or will there be any? Written by George Britt See less
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Mort Briskin (characters) (as Morton Briskin) | Samuel A. Peeples
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Houseley Stevenson Jr. (as Houseley Stevenson)
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Updated Dec 9, 1978

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Dec 9, 1978 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Brian Dennehy
Buford Pusser Buford Pusser   See fewer
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Forrest Tucker
Carl Pusser Carl Pusser   See fewer
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Brian Kerwin
Til Johnson Til Johnson   See fewer
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Ken Howard
Danny Boy Mitchell Danny Boy Mitchell   See fewer
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Sheree North
Carrie Todd Carrie Todd   See fewer
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Lane Bradbury
Debbie Pride Debbie Pride   See fewer
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Brad David
Mick Rodgers Mick Rodgers   See fewer
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Ed Call
Grady Coker (as Edward Call) Grady Coker (as Edward Call)   See fewer
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W.O. Smith
Obra Eaker Obra Eaker   See fewer
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Julie Thrasher
Dwana Pusser Dwana Pusser   See fewer
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Jason Hood
Mike Pusser Mike Pusser   See fewer
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Ann Street
Grandma Pusser Grandma Pusser   See fewer
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George Boyd
Lloyd Tatum Lloyd Tatum   See fewer
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Maureen Shannon
Amelia Biggins (as Maureen Burns) Amelia Biggins (as Maureen Burns)   See fewer
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Charlie Briggs
Miles Conway Miles Conway   See fewer
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Elizabeth Lane
Sabrina Marlowe Sabrina Marlowe   See fewer
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6 / 10 | 197 votes