The Ballad of the Sad Cafe

A provocative adaptation of Carson McCullers' story about a plain, lonely woman (Vanessa Redgrave) in a small Southern town and the battle of wills she faces with her ex-con husband (Keith Carradine). Rod Steiger, Austin Pendleton co-star in this Merchant-Ivory production; directed by Simon Callow.

Year: 1990
Genre: Drama, Film Festivals 1993, Based on...
Country: USA
Director: Simon Callow
Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Keith Carradine, Rod Steiger
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: R13
Location in store: Drama



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