A Painted House

  • 2003
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Set in 1952, Mexican auteur Alfonso (LIKE WATER FOR CHOCOLATE) Arau's made-for-TV slice of Americana examines social distinctions and intra-class prejudice in the rural south. Times are tough for Arkansas delta farmers like Eli "Pappy" Chandler (Scott Glenn) and his son, Jesse (Robert Sean Leonard), but they hire hill people like the Spruills,...read more