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East of Eden (1981–1981)

TV Mini-series | 480 min | Drama

Screen adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel which begins in the years after the American Civil War and, through the story of the Trask family, brings to light a struggle and conflict inherent in the human condition.
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Updated Feb 8, 1981

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Feb 8, 1981 (United States)

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Timothy Bottoms
Adam Trask Adam Trask   See fewer
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Jane Seymour
Kate Trask / Cathy Ames Kate Trask / Cathy Ames   See fewer
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Bruce Boxleitner
Charles Trask Charles Trask   See fewer
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Hart Bochner
Aron Trask Aron Trask   See fewer
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Sam Bottoms
Cal Trask Cal Trask   See fewer
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Warren Oates
Cyrus Trask Cyrus Trask   See fewer
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Howard Duff
Jules Edwards Jules Edwards   See fewer
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Richard Masur
Will Hamilton Will Hamilton   See fewer
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Nicholas Pryor
James Grew James Grew   See fewer
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Lloyd Bridges
Samuel Hamilton Samuel Hamilton   See fewer
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Nellie Bellflower
Mrs. Trask Mrs. Trask   See fewer
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M. Emmet Walsh
Sheriff Horace Quinn Sheriff Horace Quinn   See fewer
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Vernon Weddle
Bill Ames Bill Ames   See fewer
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Grace Zabriskie
Mrs. Ames Mrs. Ames   See fewer
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Wendell Burton
Tom Hamilton Tom Hamilton   See fewer
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Matthew 'Stymie' Beard
Cotton Eye Cotton Eye   See fewer
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Timothy Carey
The Preacher The Preacher   See fewer
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Cal Trask (uncredited) Cal Trask (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doug Swam
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Frank Kennedy
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7.4 / 10 | 619 votes