The Grass Harp

The Grass Harp (1995)

Love is a chain of love... as nature is a chain of life.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
  • Release Date: 1995-09-10
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 10 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 47min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Charles Matthau-Jerry Tokofsky-John Davis Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s.

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  • Piper Laurie

    as Dolly Talbo
  • Sissy Spacek

    as Verena Talbo
  • Walter Matthau

    as Judge Charlie Cool
  • Edward Furlong

    as Collin Fenwick
  • Nell Carter

    as Catherine Creek
  • Jack Lemmon

    as Dr. Morris Ritz
  • Mary Steenburgen

    as Sister Ida
  • Sean Patrick Flanery

    as Riley Henderson
  • Joe Don Baker

    as Sheriff Junius Candle
  • Charles Durning

    as Reverend Buster
  • Roddy McDowall

    as Amos Legrand
  • Mia Kirshner

    as Maude Riordan
Directing Charles Matthau Director
Writing Stirling Silliphant Screenplay
Writing Truman Capote Novel
Sound Patrick Williams Original Music Composer
Camera John A. Alonzo Director of Photography