Places in the Heart1984

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Places in the Heart
Directed by:
Robert Benton

Directed by Robert Benton, "Places in the Heart" (also known as "Stagioni del cuore, Le", "Platz im Herzen, Ein") is a Drama film, released in the USA on September 21 of 1984 . Sally Field and Lindsay Crouse are starring, alongside Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, John Malkovich and Danny Glover.

The story of a woman fighting for her children, for her land, for the greatest dream there is...the future.

Who directed "Places in the Heart":

Places in the Heart was directed by Robert Benton, an American writer, director, producer, and actor.

Before making Places in the Heart, Robert Benton had directed Still of the Night, released in 1982, Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), The Late Show (1977), Bad Company (1972). Since, he directed Nadine, released in 1987, Billy Bathgate (1991), Nobody's Fool (1994), Feast of Love (2007).

When was "Places in the Heart" released:

Places in the Heart was first released in the United States on Friday, September 21, 1984. Also released on this day were All of Me (dir. Carl Reiner) and Until September (dir. Richard Marquand). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, September 11, 1984 in Canada; Wednesday, February 20, 1985 in France; Friday, February 01, 1985 in Germany; Wednesday, January 16, 1985 in Italy and on Saturday, March 09, 1985 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Places in the Heart":

At the casting of Places in the Heart we find Sally Field, previously seen in Kiss Me Goodbye (1982) and Absence of Malice (1981); Lindsay Crouse (Iceman (1984), Daniel (1983)); Ed Harris (Swing Shift (1984), The Right Stuff (1983)) [ more... ]

  • Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, Jay Patterson and Bill Thurman also worked together in Alamo Bay, released in 1985.
  • Lindsay Crouse and Lane Smith also worked together in Prince of the City, released in 1981.
  • Ed Harris and Amy Madigan also worked together in That's What I Am, released in 2011.
  • Lane Smith and Lindsay Crouse can both be seen in Between the Lines, released in 1977.

What is the Storyline of "Places in the Heart":

Places in the Heart opens in Waxahachie, Texas in 1935 to scenes of the town and the sounds of a church choir. Edna Spalding (Sally Field), places the final dish at the table. As the dinner begins there are reactions to gunshots in the distance. Sheriff Frank Spalding Sr has a chance to eat a few bites before deputies come calling.

At the railway yards a young black boy is staggering around obviously drunk. He is still drinking from a bottle while firing off a revolver. The Sheriff approaches [...]

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