Amber Waves


2h 1980

Brief Synopsis

A rugged midwest wheat farmer (Dennis Weaver) and a male model from back East (Kurt Russell) seeking to find himself clash over their values, time-honored patriotism, and themselves. Mare Winningham, who plays Weaver's free-spirited daughter, won an Emmy Award as Outstanding Supporting Actress, and

Film Details

Release Date
1980
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Time-Life Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A rugged midwest wheat farmer (Dennis Weaver) and a male model from back East (Kurt Russell) seeking to find himself clash over their values, time-honored patriotism, and themselves. Mare Winningham, who plays Weaver's free-spirited daughter, won an Emmy Award as Outstanding Supporting Actress, and the film's five other Emmy nominations were for Outstanding Drama, director Joseph Sargent, writer Ken Trevey, and for sound mixing and sound editing.

Film Details

Release Date
1980
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Time-Life Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States March 9, 1980