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Long Hot Summer, The

Long Hot Summer, The

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, October 06, 1985 22.6 34 N/A
Monday, October 07, 1985 23.8 36 N/A
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  • Season: 1985-86
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Miniseries
  • Subject Matter: Family Drama, Period Piece
  • Based On: Long Hot Summer written by William Faulkner
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on Faulkner's "The Hamlet". Remake of 1958 feature film. A mysterious drifter figures in a wealthy small town patriarch's desire to have grandchildren either by his spinster daughter or his milquetoast son.


Production Company:

  • Leonard Hill Films

Production Type:

  • Independent
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