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Friendly persuasion / producer-director, William Wyler ; screenplay by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler.

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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Warner Bros. classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville VIDEO 791.43 FRI (Text) 39230030780264 Adult Video Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 791.45 F911 (Text) 0000102512993 Indiana VHS Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library V FRI (Text) 78731000161717 VHS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 079073785X :
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (159 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book by Jessamyn West.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
"Special features before the movie: Behind-the-scenes documentary segment from the 1955 NBC-TV series Wide Wide World and original international theatrical trailer."
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins, Richard Eyer, Robert Middleton, Phyllis Love, Mark Richman, Walter Catlett, Marjorie Main.
Summary, etc.:
A heart-warming story about the day-to-day experiences of a Quaker family living in Indiana in 1862, showing their religious beliefs, their worldly temptations, their petty feuds, and their reactions in a time of crisis.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
VHS, Dolby.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Quakers > Indiana > Drama.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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