Apr 27, 2003 · A Painted House: Directed by Alfonso Arau. With Scott Glenn, Arija Bareikis, Robert Sean Leonard, Melinda Dillon. A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop.
Currently you are able to watch "A Painted House" streaming on DIRECTV, Hallmark Movies Now Amazon Channel or for free with ads on Pluto TV. Synopsis A young boy, his family, and the migrant workers they hire to work their cotton farm struggle against difficult odds to raise and sell the crop.
- Alfonso Arau
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The book's title refers to the Chandler house, which never has been painted, a sign of their lower social status in the community. One day Luke discovers that someone has been secretly painting the weather-beaten clapboards white, and eventually he continues the job with the approval of his parents and the assistance of the Mexicans ...
- John Grisham
- 388 pp
- February 6, 2001
Mark Bruno 28 April 2003. The story follows 10-year old Luke Chandler (Logan Lerman) in his experiences during the early 50's in Arkansas. Luke experiences murder, love, childbirth, flooding cotton fields, a Mexican labor camp, and the breaking up of two families.
Members (Scott Glenn, Arija Bareikis, Robert Sean Leonard) of an extended family of cotton farmers deal with hardships in 1950s Arkansas. Rating: TVPG (V)
Brief Synopsis. Based on Grisham's novel of the same name that is a semi-autobiographical coming of age story about the grandson of a cotton farmer in rural Arkansas whose quiet life becomes complicated when he witnesses a murder.