Where The Red Fern Grows

  • 1974
  • Movie
  • G
  • Adventure, Children's

A boy-and-his-dog story (actually, two dogs) is given the sappiest treatment this side of "The Waltons," as a poor Oklahoma lad, his pets, and his family struggle to get by on a 1930s farm. Competently made but highly contrived so as to evoke as many "aw's" as possible in an hour and a half, this movie is only for the extremely naive.

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00:59 — “Where the Red Fern Grows” is, quite simply, a wonderful story for all ages and for all time. A boy’s yearning for two Redbone Hound dogs, which his p (more…)

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  • Released: 1974
  • Rating: G
  • Review: A boy-and-his-dog story (actually, two dogs) is given the sappiest treatment this side of "The Waltons," as a poor Oklahoma lad, his pets, and his family struggle to get by on a 1930s farm. Competently made but highly contrived so as to evoke as many "aw's… (more)

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