Where the Red Fern Grows
Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)

Based on the novel by Wilson Rawls, this film follows the events that befall a young Oklahoma farm boy as he, with the help of his two beloved hounds, struggles to help his family get by in the hard times of the 1930s.

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Rated: G
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Release Date: June 27, 1974
DVD Release Date: July 8, 1997
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Scott G. Mignola
Common Sense Media

Moving version of the classic novel.

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Douglas Pratt

a competently produced family feature

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erika bruhns
This film is about a boy and two dogs that are on a quest of making the dogs the best hunting dogs Ever. Good plot, acting and music. The down side of this… More
Leigh Ryan
Makes you cry...
danny d
a solid film based on a classic novel. like old yeller in its emphasis on a boy and his dogs, although this is better than old yeller and a bit more profound… More
Andrew Fillmore
This movie is so sad. I really liked it!
Lafe Fredbjornson
Gosh, what a tear-jerker of a movie! Kiddies be warned! It's a fun twin-dog movie for the most part, but I would recommend turning it off before the Red… More
Sarah Prisbylla
It's a great story of friendship and love between humans and their pets. A movie in which animals die will always make me cry and squeeze whichever one of… More