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Friendly Persuasion (1956) -- (Movie Clip) I Hate That Bird!

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    Friendly Persuasion (1956) -- (Movie Clip) I Hate That Bird!

    Director William Wyler establishing the Quaker idyll, Richard Eyer as young "Jess" talking about the goose and his powerful mother Eliza (Dorothy McGuire), in Friendly Persuasion, 1956, also starring Gary Cooper and Anthony Perkins.

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