"The Long Walk Home" quotes

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Two women, black and white, in 1955 Montgomery Alabama, must decide what they are going to do in response to the famous bus boycott led by Martin Luther King.

Director: Richard Pearce
Writer: John Cork
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, history
Year: 1990
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: $4,873,620
Released: 12 Apr 1991
Awards: 3 nominations

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Cast

Miriam Thompson - Sissy Spacek
Odessa Cotter - Whoopi Goldberg
Norman Thompson - Dwight Schultz
Herbert Cotter - Ving Rhames
Tunker Thompson - Dylan Baker
Selma Cotter - Erika Alexander
Mary Catherine - Lexi Randall
Theodore Cotter - Richard Habersham
Franklin Cotter - Jason Weaver
Sara Thompson - Crystal Robbins
Claudia - Cherene Snow
Martin - Chelcie Ross
Charlie - Dan Butler
Winston - Philip Sterling
Judy (Girl at Oak Park) - Schuyler Fisk
Anne (Girl at Oak Park) - Nancy Moore Atchison
Policeman at Oak Park - Haynes Brooke
Roger - Jim Aycock
Lucille - Rebecca Wackler
Mr. Cooper - Charles Hubbard
Mrs. Cooper - Harriet Sumner
Grandma Thompson - Gleaves Azar
Bus Driver - Jim Haffey
Tall Boy - Stacy Fleming
Boy #3 - Jay Reed
Taxi Driver - Afemo Omilami
Laura Ann - Lynne Pickering
Jeff Sewell - Fairley McDonald
Clyde Sellers - Graham Timbes
Preacher - Norman Matlock
Woman in Church - Dorrell Dorsey
Clipboard Man - Bobby Howard
Black Maid - Cynthia B. Wilson
Auburn Fan #1 - Dan Jenkins
Mrs. Midgley - Katherine Conely
George Millo - Sherwood 'Ric' Pearson
Worker #1 - Kevin Thigpen
Church Speaker - Everett McCorvey
Choir Leader - T. Clifford Bibb
Organist - A. Bernard Sneed
Older Black Man - David E. McCorvey
Newscaster - Carl Stephens
Sammy Chancelor - Perry Carter
Party Guest - Troy La Don Pate
Angry Man (Eugene) - Michael Sansom
Lead Singer at Car Lot - Dorothy Love Coates
Singer #1 at Car Lot - Christine Windham
Singer at Car Lot - Gladys Bozwell
Singer at Car Lot - Betty Jean Washington
Singer at Car Lot - Minnie Stringer
Singer at Car Lot - Callie Graham
Singer at Car Lot - Lillian Luddington
Singer at Car Lot - Fidella Earls
Singer at Car Lot - Cynthia King
Narrator - Mary Steenburgen