April Morning Poster

Release Date: 1988

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
This adaptation of the classic novel by Howard Feast takes place at the dawn of the American Revolution. Superstitious teenager Adam Cooper (Chad Lowe) struggles to gain the approval of his intellectual and devout Christian father, Moses (Tommy Lee Jones). When a lone rider warns the locals of approaching British troops, Adam surprises his father by joining the local militia. But Adam will have to come of age rapidly amid violence and death to survive the Battles of Lexington and Concord.

Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Robert Urich, Chad Lowe, Susan Blakely, Rip Torn, Meredith Salenger, Joan Heney, Nicholas Kilbertus

Director: Delbert Mann

Genres: Historical drama

Keywords: Growing up, Mother, Father, Touching, Brother