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Release Date: 10/9/2001
Original Release: 1984
Format: DVD Widescreen
Length: 102 minutes
Rating: PG (MPAA)
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 043396069763
Studio: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainm

Directed by: Robert Benton
Featuring: Amy Madigan, Danny Glover, Ed Harris, John Malkovich, Lindsay Crouse, Sally Field
Categories: Dramas, Family Interaction, Race Relations, Tear Jerker, Recommended, Bucolic, Theatrical Release, Essential Cinema

Places in the Heart DVD Description
Set during the Great Depression in Waxachie, Texas, director Robert Benton's hometown, PLACES IN THE HEART stars Sally Field as Edna Spalding. After her husband is accidentally shot and killed by a drunk, Edna, the mother of two, has no means of support, and the $240 mortgage on her 40 acres of property is in danger of imminent foreclosure. Frightened at first, the spunky woman vows never to sell the farm and contemplates the possibility of planting a cotton crop to raise the money, the only drawback being she has never planted cotton in her life. But fortune appears in the person of Moze (Danny Glover), an African American migrant laborer who knows all there is to know about growing cotton. In order to make ends meet, Edna also decides to take in the blind Mr. Will (John Malkovich) as a boarder. As she takes over financial affairs previously handled by her husband, the proud woman must weather the amused contempt of the town's businessmen, who fully expect to see her fail. Slowly, the oddly-assorted members of Edna's new ménage begin to form ties, which become a necessity when the local Klan chapter pays Moze a visit. Field heads an exceptional cast with a powerful yet restrained performance (which gave way to a famously unrestrained exhibition on Oscar night, when she accepted the Academy Award for Best Actress by exclaiming to the audience, "You like me!"). Based on an actual incident in Benton's family, the film avoids sentimentality while invoking the religious spirit behind a bonding of the vulnerable who find strength in unity.

DVD Features
Region 1
Keep Case
Full Frame -
1.33
Letterbox -
1.85
Widescreen -
1.85
Audio:
Dolby Digital Mono- English
Dolby Digital Mono- French
Additional Release Material:
Trailers:
1. Original Theatrical Trailer
2. THE DEEP END OF THE OCEAN
3. AVALON
Interactive Features:
Scene Selection
Interactive Menus
Text/Photo Galleries:
Production Notes

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Awards
  • Winner, 1984 Academy Awards: Best Actress - Sally Field
  • Winner, 1984 Academy Awards: Best Original Screenplay - Robert Benton



Technical Specifications
  • Recording Mode - Mono
  • Widescreen


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