The Grass Harp Poster

Release Date: October 11th, 1996

DVD Release Date: April 19th, 2005

PG|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
In the 1940s, young Collin (Edward Furlong) arrives in a small, sleepy southern town after his mother's death and moves in with his aging spinster cousins, Dolly (Piper Laurie) and Verena (Sissy Spacek). He soon finds a mentor in the retired Judge Cool (Walter Matthau), who harbors secret affections for Dolly. Meanwhile, Dolly is troubled by the appearance of Morris (Jack Lemmon), a sleazy entrepreneur who wants to market her health tonic on a national scale.

Cast: Piper Laurie, Sissy Spacek, Walter Matthau, Edward Furlong, Nell Carter, Jack Lemmon, Mary Steenburgen, Sean Patrick Flanery

Director: Charles Matthau

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Emotional, Judge, Growing up, Small town, 1940s, Moving, Amusing, Love