Barn Burning

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  • 1980
  • 5.8  (117)

Barn Burning is a family drama short film that was released in 1980. The film follows a man who is a tenement farmer who has had a very difficult life. Much of this is the result of the man having a very violent nature. This eventually leads to the man committing a crime that is his final undoing. Barn Burning was directed by Peter Werner. The film is based on the novel by William Faulkner, and was adapted into a teleplay by Horton Foote. The main character is played by Tommy Lee Jones, and features performances by Diane Kagan and Shawn Whittington.

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Barn Burning is a family drama short film that was released in 1980. The film follows a man who is a tenement farmer who has had a very difficult life. Much of this is the result of the man having a very violent nature. This eventually leads to the man committing a crime that is his final undoing. Barn Burning was directed by Peter Werner. The film is based on the novel by William Faulkner, and was adapted into a teleplay by Horton Foote. The main character is played by Tommy Lee Jones, and features performances by Diane Kagan and Shawn Whittington.

Barn Burning is a 1980 drama. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.

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  • Release Date
    1980
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (117)