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The Heart Is a Rebel (1958)

83 min | Drama

Hal and Joan Foster hire Gladys, a nurse caregiver, to look after their son who has a life threatening heart problem. Joan is invited to hear Gladys sing with her church choir at a Billy Graham Crusade inside Madison Square Garden. ...See moreHal and Joan Foster hire Gladys, a nurse caregiver, to look after their son who has a life threatening heart problem. Joan is invited to hear Gladys sing with her church choir at a Billy Graham Crusade inside Madison Square Garden. Conflict arises as Hal is confused about Joan's decision for Christ. Ethel Waters sings His Eye Is On The Sparrow and the spiritual Motherless Child. Written by Jim Hughes See less
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Alfred Gilks (as Al Gilks)
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14 cast members
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Ethel Waters
Gladys Gladys   See fewer
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Georgia Lee
Joan Foster Joan Foster   See fewer
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John Milford
Hal Foster Hal Foster   See fewer
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Scotty Morrow
David Foster David Foster   See fewer
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Sam Gilman
Greg Johnson Greg Johnson   See fewer
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Kristine Miller
Mrs. Johnson Mrs. Johnson   See fewer
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Madge Blake
Mrs. Carlson Mrs. Carlson   See fewer
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Robert Brubaker
Dr. Chambers Dr. Chambers   See fewer
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Billy Graham
Himself Himself   See fewer
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Kenneth MacDonald
Alfred Carlson Alfred Carlson   See fewer
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George Beverly Shea
Singer (uncredited) Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 28 votes