Norman Rockwell's Breaking Home Ties


2h 1987

Brief Synopsis

A Thanksgiving movie, inspired by a classic Norman Rockwell painting, about a family in the Southwest in the 1950s. The painting depicts a father and son sitting on the running board of an old truck awaiting the train that will take the boy off to college. The film dramatizes the subsequent events i

Film Details

Also Known As
Breaking Home Ties
Release Date
1987
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; CFI Hollywood; John Wilder Productions; Leonetti Company; Southwest Laboratories; Sync Pop Inc
Distribution Company
Cabin Fever Entertainment Inc
Location
Dallas, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A Thanksgiving movie, inspired by a classic Norman Rockwell painting, about a family in the Southwest in the 1950s. The painting depicts a father and son sitting on the running board of an old truck awaiting the train that will take the boy off to college. The film dramatizes the subsequent events involving the maturing of the son and the truths that the son's parents and teacher must confront.

Crew

Wayne Artman

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Mary Anna Austin

Casting (Texas)

Tom Beckert

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Curtis Bingham

Gaffer

Stacy Brownrigg

Boom Operator

Janis Burklund

Location Manager

Ken Carlson

Casting

Skip Chasey

Assistant

Graham Cottle

Producer

Mindy Dacus

Script Supervisor

Tom Dahl

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Deborah Dellamico

Assistant Director

Wes Dempster

Dolly Grip

Phyllis Detrich

Property Master

Joe Dishner

Production Consultant

Richard Edesa

Camera Operator

John Elizalde

Music Editor

Hector Figueroa

Director Of Photography

Jerry Fleming

Property Master

Pat Gibbons

Apprentice

Michael L Glennon

Camera Assistant

Gary Griffen

Editor

Annette Hoffman

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jerrold Immel

Music

Richard James

Production Designer

Marjorie Kalins

Executive In Charge Of Production

Kenneth Kaufman

Executive Producer

Amy Krell

Assistant

Robert Lemchen

Production Associate

Michael Lepiner

Executive Producer

Janet Knutsen Mccann

Assistant Director

David Mcgill

Camera Assistant

Artie Olaisen

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jennifer Pinkerton

Other

Tony Poston

Key Grip

Morteza Rezvani

Sound Mixer

Elizabeth Sagan

Set Decorator

Daniel Schneider

Associate Producer

Daniel Schneider

Unit Production Manager

Debby Shively

Casting Assistant

Charles Simmons

Assistant Editor

Nena Smarz

Hair Stylist

Phil Sparks

Camera Operator

Daphne Lynnn Stacey

Production Coordinator

Joan Skelton Thomas

Costume Designer

Jimi White

Makeup Artist

Janice Wilder

Assistant

John Wilder

Executive Producer

John Wilder

Screenwriter

Film Details

Also Known As
Breaking Home Ties
Release Date
1987
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; CFI Hollywood; John Wilder Productions; Leonetti Company; Southwest Laboratories; Sync Pop Inc
Distribution Company
Cabin Fever Entertainment Inc
Location
Dallas, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 26, 1987

Aired in United States on Video October 21, 1992