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Friendly Persuasion


Adapted from the best-selling novel by [[Performer~P173280~Jessamyn West~jessamynwest]], [[Feature~V125709~Friendly Persuasion~friendlypersuasion]] is set in Southern Indiana in the early days of the Civil War. [[Performer~P223908~Gary Cooper~garycooper]] plays Jess Birdwell, patriarch of a Quaker family which does not believe in warfare. Birdwell's son Josh ([[Performer~P106120~Anthony Perkins~anthonyperkins]]) wishes to adhere to his family's pacifism, but is afraid that if he doesn't sign up for...more