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Rated: 7.7 out of 10 with 6,509 votes.
The story of a family of Quakers in Indiana in 1862. Their religious 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 attitude?
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Main Actors:
Jess Birdwell
Eliza Birdwell
Josh Birdwell
Little Jess Birdwell
Mattie Birdwell
Professor Quigley
The Widow Hudspeth
Soldier (uncredited)
Youthful Soldier at Shooting ...
Farmer on Front Line with Gar...
Soldier (uncredited)
Young Husband (uncredited)
Poor Loser (uncredited)
Carnival Patron (uncredited)
Title:Friendly Persuasion
Release Date:
Directed by:William Wyler
Genres:DramaWesternWar
Keywords:Based-On-Novel-Or-BookIndiana-UsaSlaveryFaithReligionAmerican-Civil-War19Th-Century
Alternative Titles:La legge del Signore
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