Friendly Persuasion (1956)

Format:   DVD 
 
William Wyler's sensitive adaptation of the best-selling Jessamyn West novel stars Gary Cooper as the patriarch of an Indiana Quaker family staunchly opposed to violence. But they find their faith and love put to the test when eldest son Anthony Perkins feels he must join the army and fight in the Civil War in order to prove his manhood. Dorothy McGuire, Marjorie Main, Robert Middleton also star. 137 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French; "making of" documentary; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Anthony Perkins), Best Director (William Wyler), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Sound, Best Song ("Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love)")
 
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