Places in the Heart – 1984 – English
Film directed in 1984 by Robert Benton, and starring Sally Field, Lindsay Crouse, Ed Harris, Danny Glover, John Malkovich, Amy Madigan, Yankton Hatten, Gennie James, Lane Smith, Terry O’Quinn, Bert Remsen, Ray Baker, Jay Patterson, Toni Hudson…
Synopsis: Edna Spalding finds herself alone and broke on a small farm in the midst of the Great Depression when her husband, the Sheriff, is killed in an accident.
Moses, a wandering Black man,helps her plant cotton to try to keep her farm and family together. She also takes in a blind boarder, Mr. Will, who lost his sight in the Great War. She must endure storms and harsh labor to try to make her mortgage payment on time.