Paramount Pictures | Release Date: November 20, 1981
Summary: Set in the early 1900s, an upper middle class family takes in a young African-American woman and her infant son. When the father of the child returns, everything changes.
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Runtime: 155 min
Rating: PG
Production: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Genres: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Nov 16, 2004
Director Credit
Milos Forman Director
Writer Credit
E.L. Doctorow Novel
Heinrich von Kleist Writer
Michael Weller Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Elizabeth McGovern Evelyn Nesbit
Howard E. Rollins Jr. Coalhouse Walker Jr.
James Cagney Police Commissioner Rhinelander Waldo
Cast Credit
Brad Dourif Younger Brother
Debbie Allen Sarah
Donald O'Connor Evelyn's Dance Instructor
James Olson Father
Jeffrey DeMunn Harry Houdini
Kenneth McMillan Willie Conklin
Mandy Patinkin Tateh
Mary Steenburgen Mother
Moses Gunn Booker T. Washington
Norman Mailer Stanford White
Pat O'Brien Mr. Delphin Delmas
Robert Joy Henry 'Harry' Kendall Thaw
Producer Credit
Bernard Williams Executive Producer
Dino De Laurentiis Producer
Fred Sidewater Associate Producer
Michael Hausman Executive Producer