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Friday, July 13, 2007

Friendly Persuasion

The story of a family of Quakers in Indiana in 1862. Their religous sect is strongly opposed to violence and war. It's not easy for them to meet the rules of their religion in everyday life but when Southern troops pass the area they are in real trouble. Should they fight, despite their peaceful attitide? Written by Olaf Mertens {}

Cast of Friendly Persuasion

Gary Cooper ... Jess Birdwell
Dorothy McGuire ... Eliza Birdwell

Anthony Perkins ... Josh Birdwell
Richard Eyer ... Little Jess
Robert Middleton ... Sam Jordan
Phyllis Love ... Martha 'Mattie' True Birdwell

Peter Mark Richman ... Gardner 'Gard' Jordan (as Mark Richman)
Walter Catlett ... Prof. Waldo Quigley
Richard Hale ... Purdy (violent Quaker)
Joel Fluellen ... Enoch (black hired hand)
Theodore Newton ... Maj. Harvey (recruiter in meetinig)
John Smith ... Caleb Cope (wrestling Quaker)
Edna Skinner ... Opal Hudspeth
Marjorie Durant ... Pearl Hudspeth (pipe-smoking woodcutter in braids)
Frances Farwell ... Ruby Hudspeth

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