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Rated
G
Runtime 128 min
Ratings
100% critics Rotten Tomatoes
77% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 8+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Family, Western
Release 05/01/47
Actors Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Claude Jarman Jr., Chill Wills
Directors Clarence Brown
The family of Civil War veteran Penny Baxter, who lives and works on a farm in Florida with his wife, Orry, and their son, Jody. The only surviving child of the family, Jody longs for companionship and unexpectedly finds it in the form of an orphaned fawn. While Penny is supportive of his son's four-legged friend, Orry is not, leading to heartbreaking conflict.
Genre Drama, Family, Western
Release 05/01/47
Actors Gregory Peck, Jane Wyman, Claude Jarman Jr., Chill Wills
Directors Clarence Brown
The family of Civil War veteran Penny Baxter, who lives and works on a farm in Florida with his wife, Orry, and their son, Jody. The only surviving child of the family, Jody longs for companionship and unexpectedly finds it in the form of an orphaned fawn. While Penny is supportive of his son's four-legged friend, Orry is not, leading to heartbreaking conflict.