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Convicts (1991)

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93 min | Drama

In 1902 Texas, thirteen-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health, and obsession with the convict labor he uses to ...See moreIn 1902 Texas, thirteen-year-old Horace goes to work on old Soll's farm to earn enough money to buy a headstone for his father's grave. Unfortunately for Horace, Soll's senility, ill health, and obsession with the convict labor he uses to work the farm, make it unlikely that Horace will ever be paid the twelve dollars and fifty cents Soll owes him for six months work. Written by JeanneArmintrout@juno.com See less
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Horton Foote (play) (screenplay)
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Peter Rodgers Melnick (as Peter Melnick)
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$ 6,347
Gross (USA)
$ 13,623
Gross (World)
$ 13,623
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Dec 6, 1991 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Robert Duvall
Soll Gautier Soll Gautier   See fewer
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Lukas Haas
Horace Robedaux Horace Robedaux   See fewer
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James Earl Jones
Ben Johnson Ben Johnson   See fewer
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Starletta DuPois
Martha Johnson Martha Johnson   See fewer
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Mel Winkler
Jackson Jackson   See fewer
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Lance E. Nichols
Sherman Edwards Sherman Edwards   See fewer
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Bob Edmundson
Overseer (as Robert Edmundson) Overseer (as Robert Edmundson)   See fewer
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John McConnell
Guard #1 Guard #1   See fewer
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Jerry Biggs
Guard #2 Guard #2   See fewer
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Martin F. Schacker
Guard #3 Guard #3   See fewer
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Walter Breaux Jr.
Singing Convict Singing Convict   See fewer
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Tony Frank
Sheriff Sheriff   See fewer
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Duriel Harris
Convict #1 Convict #1   See fewer
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Otis Jenkins
Convict #2 Convict #2   See fewer
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Joe 'Cool' Davis
Cobb (as Joe Cool Davis) Cobb (as Joe Cool Davis)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 513 votes