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Homecoming, The

Homecoming, The(1971)

Also Known As: Homecoming -- A Christmas Story, The |

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Brief Synopsis

This was the pilot movie for "The Waltons" (which began its long run in September 1972), recounting the events of one day -- Christmas Eve, 1933 -- in the lives of a rural American mountain family. Later called "The Homecoming -- A Christmas Story," it won a Christopher Award as well as Emmy nominat

Cast & Crew

Fielder Cook Director
Patricia Neal Olivia Walton
Richard Thomas John-Boy Walton
Edgar Bergen Grandpa Walton
Ellen Corby Grandma Walton
Cleavon Little Hawthorne Dooley
Dorothy Stickney Emily Baldwin
William Windom Charlie Snead
Andrew Duggan John Walton
Woodrow Parfrey Ike Godsey
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Release Date:  1971 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  Lorimar Productions .....Production Company, .....Production Company, CBS Entertainment .....Network
Duration(mins):  Country:  not available
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  • WONDERFUL FAMILY MOVIE for the holidays

    keeney 2009-11-30

    it's a real shame this movie can't be seen on television anymore...this is an all time classic film...i used to watch this with my mom when i was... MORE>

  • It's an American movie Christmas!

    Ann 2007-12-04

    I have searched for this movie on TV listings for years! Although it's a been a long time, I remember the fond impression it made & shaped my... MORE>

  • The Spirit of Christmas...

    Bob Galvin-Oliphant 2006-02-20

    A fine, nicely cast Christmas movie. Ellen Corby and the seven children continued on in "The Waltons" TV series. MORE>