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22.04.02 : The Old Man, based on a William Faulkner Novel, released in 1988

William Faulkner’s The Old Man was released in 1988.  “The Old Man” is the Mississippi River.  The story is taken from Faulkner’s book The Wild Palms.  A convict is temporarily released to fight the raging floods of the 1920s.  In the process he finds love and redemption.


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