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The Yearling

The Yearling(1947)

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Brief Synopsis

A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.

Cast & Crew

Clarence Brown Director
Gregory Peck Penny Baxter
Jane Wyman Orry Baxter
Chill Wills Buck Forrester
Clem Bevans Pa Forrester
Margaret Wycherly Ma Forrester
Henry Travers Mr. Boyles
Forrest Tucker Lem Forrester
Donn Gift Fodderwing

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  World premiere in Los Angeles: 18 Dec 1946; New York opening: 23 Jan 1947
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  A Clarence Brown Production
EB/AFI; David
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  134 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  13    

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  • "What's a man to do when he gets knocked down?"

    Jeff Boston 2017-12-04

    "... go on." So said Pa to his son Jody, as has many a man to his son in movies before and since, for it is sound advice for all times. ... MORE>

  • Never a nimrod but this flick is #1

    Bonnie Condict 2017-06-30

    I am surprised at folks who don't like this gorgeous movie because of staged hunting scenes. I love every bit of it , especially the colloquial... MORE>

  • What's the Fuss

    David H. 2017-01-13

    I can't figure out why some people are upset with The Yearling. It is a vivid portrayal of harsh frontier life in 19th Century Florida. Gregory Peck... MORE>