The Trip To Bountiful

  • 1985
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

A luminous performance by Geraldine Page and one of the most touching pictures of the decade. The year is 1947; the place, Houston, Texas. Mrs. Watts (Page) is an elderly woman given to humming hymns and living the remaining years of her life with her wimp son, Ludie (John Heard), and his shrewish wife, Jessie Mae (Carlin Glynn), in a cramped apartment....read more

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The Trip To Bountiful - Official Trailer
04:22 — Horton Foote's story of an elderly Texas woman who decides to visit her hometown in Texas. Features an Oscar-winning performance by Page!
The Trip To Bountiful - (Original Trailer)
Geraldine Page won a Best Actress Award as a woman trying to return to her hometown in Horton Foote's The Trip To Bountiful (1985).

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  • Released: 1985
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A luminous performance by Geraldine Page and one of the most touching pictures of the decade. The year is 1947; the place, Houston, Texas. Mrs. Watts (Page) is an elderly woman given to humming hymns and living the remaining years of her life with her wimp… (more)

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