Friendly Persuasion

Friendly Persuasion

1956, Drama
The patriarch of a peace-loving Quaker family, Jess Birdwell (Gary Cooper), begins to question his pacifist values when the Civil War moves toward his close-knit Indiana community. Meanwhile, Jess's daughter, Mattie, is in love with a soldier, and her brother, Josh (Anthony Perkins), contemplates picking up arms to defend his home lest he be considered a coward. As Confederate forces draw nearer, the Birdwells must make some difficult, life-altering decisions.
Rotten Tomatoes ® Scores

Not currently showing

  • Fri 28
  • Sat 29
  • Sun 30
  • Mon 31
  • Tue 1
  • Wed 2
  • Thu 3
  • Fri 4
  • Sat 5
  • Sun 6
  • Mon 7
  • Tue 8
  • Wed 9
  • Thu 10

Cast