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Orpheus Descending (1990)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 117 min | Drama, Romance

Val Xavier is a drifter in 1940's Mississippi who brings new life to an Italian immigrant woman trapped in a loveless marriage. Written by John Sacksteder
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Mike Fash (as Michael Fash)
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Updated Sep 24, 1990

Release date
Sep 24, 1990 (United States)

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25 cast members
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Kevin Anderson
Val Xavier Val Xavier   See fewer
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Brad Sullivan
Jabe Torrance Jabe Torrance   See fewer
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Vanessa Redgrave
Lady Torrance Lady Torrance   See fewer
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Patti Allison
Dolly Hamma Dolly Hamma   See fewer
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Pat McNamara
Peewee Peewee   See fewer
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Michael McCarty
Dog Hamma Dog Hamma   See fewer
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Buddy Saba Taweel
Papa Romano Papa Romano   See fewer
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Jaquilin Sadler
Lady as Child Lady as Child   See fewer
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Doyle Richmond
Conjure Man Conjure Man   See fewer
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Miriam Margolyes
Vee Talbot Vee Talbot   See fewer
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Anne Twomey
Carol Cutrere Carol Cutrere   See fewer
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Marlene Cameron
Eva Temple Eva Temple   See fewer
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Peg Small
Sister Temple Sister Temple   See fewer
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Walter Hook
Mr. Dubinsky Mr. Dubinsky   See fewer
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Donna Lee Betz
Woman on Telephone Woman on Telephone   See fewer
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Lewis Arlt
David Cutrere David Cutrere   See fewer
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Marcia Lewis
Nurse Porter Nurse Porter   See fewer
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John Culson Boles
Man at Door Man at Door   See fewer
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Joshua Sussman
Mob Man Mob Man   See fewer
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Bill Mencner
Mob Man Mob Man   See fewer
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Joe Ring
Mob Man Mob Man   See fewer
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Dennis Conti
Klansman Klansman   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.8 / 10 | 244 votes