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Proud Men (1987)

When son of a conservative small rancher refuses to go to the Vietnam War, his father disowns him. Fifteen years later his mother asks him to return home and try one final time to make peace with his still proud and stubborn father.

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William A. Graham

Writer:

Jeff Andrus
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlton Heston ... Charley MacLeod Sr.
Peter Strauss ... Charley MacLeod Jr.
Nan Martin ... Laura
Alan Autry ... Brian Winoon
Belinda Balaski ... Nell
Maria Mayenzet ... Adrienne
Red West ... Cookie
Billy Ray Sharkey Billy Ray Sharkey ... Abner
Buck Taylor ... Homer
Greg Kupiec Greg Kupiec ... Rene (as Gregory Kupiec)
Dale Swann ... Deputy
Steve Whittaker Steve Whittaker ... Sergeant
Mark McIntire Mark McIntire ... Doc
John Woodbridge John Woodbridge ... Barkeep
Bud Walls Bud Walls ... Warren
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When son of a conservative small rancher refuses to go to the Vietnam War, his father disowns him. Fifteen years later his mother asks him to return home and try one final time to make peace with his still proud and stubborn father.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Tall Men See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Wonderful film
26 August 2003 | by monakaykSee all my reviews

Proud Men is a wonderful film. Charlton Heston and Peter Strauss did an outstanding job in this heart-touching film about a man and his son coming to terms with each other. They finally realize that being proud does not mean you can't express love for each other. It is always nice to see a film with a good story that doesn't have to rely on special effects or sex. This film stands out by having a great story. Proud Men is one of Mr. Heston's best. MonaK


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