The Grass Harp
The Grass Harp (1996)

A young orphan comes of age with the help of his father's two eccentric cousins in this intelligent but touching drama. Collin Fenwick is the young man who has been raised during the Depression by the off-beat Talbo sisters, Dolly and… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: April 19, 2005
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Critic Score: 50% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Daniel M. Kimmel

Helmer Charles Matthau combines a sensitive screenplay adaptation of Truman Capote's autobiographical novel with a wonderful ensemble cast to create a jewel of a film.

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Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The characters are wonderfully written.

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Mike Clark
USA Today

Star power isn't a problem in this episodic rendering of Truman Capote's novel. A scattershot story without focus is, which is why the film soon evaporates from the memory.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Compels us to consider the bounties of nature an the spiritual virtues of freedom, love, and storytelling.

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Flixster Audience Score: 53% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
lovely small film, all the performers do superior work but Piper Laurie stands above them all with a performance that is exquisite, touching and real.
John Ballantine
A cute little film that perhaps should have been more widely viewed.