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G| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
In 1910 Kansas, widowed farmer Jacob Witting (Christopher Walken) is having a hard time raising his children and running his farm without the help of a wife. He puts an ad in the paper for a bride to help him, and gets a response from a woman named Sarah (Glenn Close), who only describes herself as "plain and tall." Sarah travels to the farm for a one-month trial period, but finds Jacob's stubborn attitude and his daughter's view of her as a replacement mother difficult to bear.

Cast: Glenn Close , Christopher Walken , Margaret Sophie Stein , Christopher Bell , Lexi Randall , Jon DeVries ,

Director: Glenn Jordan

Genres: Drama

Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)

Release Date: January 1st, 1991|1 hr. 36 min.

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  • February 12, 2009 Nutrix55
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    This is a great movie. I was hooked on these characters after this movie and had to see the next two in the series. Glenn Close is excellent and definitely a bit of the softer side of Christopher Walken, I say only a bit. He still has some of that scary side. If you shows set in the times of the Little House on the Prarie, you'll love this.

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