Spencer's Mountain

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

Earl Hamner, Jr., wrote a novel set in the Blue Ridge Mountains and the producers thought that the Grand Tetons might be more photogenic so they set the picture in Wyoming, rather than Virginia. Hamner eventually got his wish when his TV series "The Waltons" hewed more closely to what he knew about. The movie was successful, although Fonda purportedly hated...read more

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Spencer's Mountain - Official Trailer
00:42 — Grandpa Spencer fathered nine boys in the shadow of the Grand Teton mountain bearing their name. His son Clay (Henry Fonda) married Olivia (Maureen O' (more…)
Spencer's Mountain - (Original Trailer)
A Wyoming farmer (Henry Fonda) fights to build a better life for his oldest son on Spencer's Mountain (1963).

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A Wyoming couple struggle to raise their nine children amid the natural splendors and financial hard times of the rural Grand Tetons.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Earl Hamner, Jr., wrote a novel set in the Blue Ridge Mountains and the producers thought that the Grand Tetons might be more photogenic so they set the picture in Wyoming, rather than Virginia. Hamner eventually got his wish when his TV series "The Walton… (more)

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