Sounder


2h 2003

Brief Synopsis

Remake of the 1972 theatrical film about a Louisiana sharecropper family in the 1930s. When they hit hard times, the father steals food and is sentenced to 5 years hard labor. His son, inspired by stories of the bible and his dog Sounder's resiliance, goes on a quest to find his father, learning the

Film Details

Also Known As
Wonderful World of Disney
Release Date
2003
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; ABC Studios; Jaffe/Braunstein Films; Mr. X Inc.; Panavision, Ltd.; Ps Production Services

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Remake of the 1972 theatrical film about a Louisiana sharecropper family in the 1930s. When they hit hard times, the father steals food and is sentenced to 5 years hard labor. His son, inspired by stories of the bible and his dog Sounder's resiliance, goes on a quest to find his father, learning the way's of the world and a love of learning . Years later he returns home, now a young man, to help his family and writes a book about his adventures called "Sounder."

Crew

Film Details

Also Known As
Wonderful World of Disney
Release Date
2003
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; ABC Studios; Jaffe/Braunstein Films; Mr. X Inc.; Panavision, Ltd.; Ps Production Services

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for two 2004 Image Awards, including Outstanding Actress in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Dramatic Special (Suzzanne Douglas) and Outstanding TV Movie, Miniseries or Dramatic Special, by the NAACP.

Aired in United States January 19, 2003