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  • Places in the Heart (1984)
  • PG
    111 min | Drama
Places in the Heart (1984)
PG
111 min | Drama

In central Texas in the 1930s, a widow with two small children tries to save her small 40-acre farm with the help of a blind boarder and an itinerant black handyman.
Director
Robert Benton (directed by)
Writer
Producer
Arlene Donovan (produced by)
Composer
John Kander (music composed by)
Cinematographer
NĂ©stor Almendros (as Nestor Almendros)
Editor
Carol Littleton (edited by)
Casting Directors
Howard Feuer (casting by) | Jeremy Ritzer (casting by)
Production Designer
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Release date
Oct 5, 1984 (United States)

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39 cast members
Name Known for
Sally Field
Edna Spalding Edna Spalding   See fewer
Lindsay Crouse
Margaret Lomax Margaret Lomax   See fewer
Ed Harris
Wayne Lomax Wayne Lomax   See fewer
Amy Madigan
Viola Kelsey Viola Kelsey   See fewer
John Malkovich
Mr. Will Mr. Will   See fewer
Gennie James
Possum Possum   See fewer
Lane Smith
Albert Denby Albert Denby   See fewer
Terry O'Quinn
Buddy Kelsey Buddy Kelsey   See fewer
Bert Remsen
Tee Tot Hightower Tee Tot Hightower   See fewer
Ray Baker
Royce Spalding Royce Spalding   See fewer
Jay Patterson
W.E. Simmons W.E. Simmons   See fewer
Toni Hudson
Ermine Ermine   See fewer
De'voreaux White
Wylie (as DeVoreaux White) Wylie (as DeVoreaux White)   See fewer
Jerry Haynes
Deputy Jack Driscoll Deputy Jack Driscoll   See fewer
Lou Hancock
Dispossessed Lady Dispossessed Lady   See fewer
Norma Young
Beauty Shop Customer Beauty Shop Customer   See fewer
Jim Gough
Leroy Leroy   See fewer
Arthur Pugh
Dove Haslip Dove Haslip   See fewer
Matthew Posey
Eugene Eugene   See fewer
Shanna Shrum
Rosalie Lomax Rosalie Lomax   See fewer
Gregg Brazzel
KKK Man #1 (as Greg Brazzell) KKK Man #1 (as Greg Brazzell)   See fewer
Lynn Covey
KKK Man #2 KKK Man #2   See fewer
Randy Fife
KKK Man #3 KKK Man #3   See fewer
Vernon Grote
KKK Man #4 KKK Man #4   See fewer
Ned Dowd
KKK Man #5 KKK Man #5   See fewer
Paul Nuckles
KKK Man #6 KKK Man #6   See fewer
J.C. Quinn
Texas Voice #1 (voice) Texas Voice #1 (voice)   See fewer
Robert Schenkkan
Texas Voice #2 (voice) Texas Voice #2 (voice)   See fewer
Trey Wilson
Texas Voice #3 (voice) Texas Voice #3 (voice)   See fewer
Bascom Newman
Farmhouse Dance Voice (voice) Farmhouse Dance Voice (voice)   See fewer
Paul Goodwin
Mr. Cheeves Mr. Cheeves   See fewer
Connie Grandell
Mrs. Cheeves Mrs. Cheeves   See fewer
William J. Welch
Narrator, 'Trent's Last Case' (voice) Narrator, 'Trent's Last Case' (voice)   See fewer
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