Home From the Hill Poster

Release Date: September 24th, 1997

DVD Release Date: January 23rd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
For his entire life, Theron Hunnicut's (George Hamilton) mother, Hannah (Eleanor Parker), has sheltered him from the philandering of his father, Wade (Robert Mitchum). Despite her best efforts, Theron acquires his father's taste for women when the elder Hunnicutt takes a sudden interest in his upbringing. When Theron unexpectedly impregnates Libby, the daughter of a local shopkeeper (Everett Sloane), he struggles with conflicted feelings about marriage and his family's legacy of infidelity.

Cast: Robert Mitchum, Eleanor Parker, George Peppard, George Hamilton, Everett Sloane, Luana Patten, Anne Seymour, Constance Ford

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Melodramatic, 1960s, Son, Growing up, Mother, Rise


Nominated Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)