The Stone Boy Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: May 17th, 2005

PG|1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary
While hunting one morning, farm boy Arnold (Jason Presson) accidentally shoots and kills his brother after his gun becomes stuck in a fence. When he tells his parents, Joe (Robert Duvall) and Ruth (Glenn Close), what happened, they react with a mixture of shock and anger. Arnold is deeply disturbed, finding himself unable to speak or communicate in any way. His grandfather (Wilford Brimley) is compassionate, but Arnold still runs away from his Montana home to Reno, Nev., looking for escape.

Cast: Robert Duvall, Jason Presson, Glenn Close, Frederic Forrest, Wilford Brimley, Gail Youngs, Cindy Fisher, Susan Rinell

Director: Christopher Cain

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Inspiring, Growing up, Mother, 1980s, Escape, Brother, Father, Transformation, Emotional, Quest