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Home from the Hill (1960) was a Drama - Romance Film directed by Vincente Minnelli and produced by Sol C. Siegel and Edmund Grainger.

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On Blu-ray: The Vibrant Casts of Home From the Hill (1960) and Never So Few (1959)

By KC on Sep 21, 2018 From Classic Movies

Sometimes, no matter what other elements are at play, the pure starpower of the actors onscreen dominate a film. The biggest draw of Never So Few (1959) and Home From the Hill (1960) is the unusual composition of their casts. Both have a fascinating, somewhat off-kilter mix of old and new Hollywood.... Read full article

Home from the Hill (1960)

By Beatrice on Mar 25, 2017 From Flickers in Time

Home from the Hill Directed by Vincente Minnelli Written by Harriet Frank Jr. and Irving Ravetch from a novel by William Humphrey 1960/USA Sol C. Siegel Productions First viewing/Netflix rental 1960 has been heavy on dysfunctional family melodramas. ?They are wearing out their welcome with me. ?W... Read full article

Home from the Hill (1960)

By Raquel Stecher on Nov 30, -0001 From Out of the Past - A Classic Film Blog

An entry into the genre of Southern family dramas like Giant (1956), Written on the Wind (1956), Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958) and Splendor in the Grass (1961), director Vincente Minnelli's Home from the Hill (1960) has all the makings of a sweeping epic. You've got the dysfunction family with a long... Read full article

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The film was partially filmed about the small town it was written about in William Humphrey's novel by the same name. 'Vincente Minelli' was shooting on location, hence the film was shot in and around Clarksville Texas.
Filming took place in Oxford, Mississippi, near where the University of Mississippi campus is located. George Hamilton recalled that author William Faulkner, who was writer-in-residence at the university, would climb up a tree and stay there for several hours watching the film being shot.
Shirley Knight tested opposite George Hamilton for the role of Libby.
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