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Balloon farm.

Inch, Kevin. (Added Author). Karczynski, Steven M. (Added Author). Dear, William. (Added Author). Torn, Rip, 1931- (Added Author). Wilson, Mara. (Added Author). Blossom, Roberts. (Added Author). Lane, Fredric. (Added Author). Metcalf, Laurie, 1955- (Added Author). Nolen, Jerdine. Harvey Potter's balloon farm. (Added Author). Rip Torn, Mara Wilson, Roberts Blossom, Fredric Lane, Laurie Metcalf. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 88 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Television : 1999.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by William Dear.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rip Torn, Mara Wilson, Roberts Blossom, Fredric Lane, Laurie Metcalf.
Summary, etc.:
Harvey S. Potter is a genial if enigmatic newcomer to a drought-ravaged farming community who grows a bumper crop of colorful ballons in his field. At first, the townspeople come to believe the balloons are a sign of hope in troubled times. Everyone scrambles to buy their favorite color balloon and get a long-overdue lift in spirits. But grouchy old Wheezle Mayfield spreads the story that Potter has swindled them all, persuading the townsfolk to turn against Potter. Only 12-year-old Willow Johnson stands by her conviction that the balloons are real in this whimsical and compelling adaptation from the acclaimed children's book by Jerdine Nolan.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Balloons > Drama.
Farms > Drama.
Farmers > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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