Where the Red Fern Grows
Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows (1974)

Rated G 97 min - Drama Family
Billy Coleman works hard and saves his earnings for two years to achieve his dream of buying two red-bone coonhound pups. He develops a new trust in life as he faces overwhelming challenges in adventure and tragedy roaming the river bottoms of Cherokee country with his dogs, Old Dan and Little Ann.

Directors: Norman Tokar

Cast: James Whitmore, Beverly Garland, Jack Ging, Lonny Chapman, and Stewart Petersen

Release Date: June 21, 1974

11 Movie Reviews
  • exallentemma9
    exallentemma9about 3 years55 popcorn
    the detail is so amazing i cant wait to read the book. I absolutly posativly loved it so muuuuuuuuuuch. watch it!!
    • lhh
      lhhover 6 years
      awesome movie. i love hunting too and this movie really touched my heart. i would do the same thing to get those dogs even if i had to spend my money. very good ending.
      • ajisfun123
        ajisfun123over 6 years55 popcorn
        good family movie. And sad but still good. I love how the boy want hunting dogs aka coon dogs. ages all AND THE END IS HAPPY !!!!!!!!!
        • 2002hotchick13
          2002hotchick13almost 7 years55 popcorn
          It really is SO sweet...
          • rader5
            rader5almost 8 years55 popcorn
            I watched this movie after reading the book. Be ready for tears because the story has a sad moment. It was different than the book in some ways but still very enjoyable.
          • shinesuperstar
            shinesuperstarover 9 years44 popcorn
            An amazing movie but an even more amazing book. Read the book then see the movie. trust me its worth it
            • karategal201
              karategal201almost 10 years55 popcorn
              This movie is funny, sad, and adventurous. Even though it is an old movie it is it also an amazing movie.
              • doggirl8224
                doggirl8224almost 10 years55 popcorn
                I have not finished watching the movie, but I do know it will be awesome!
                • xoxoimagirl
                  xoxoimagirlalmost 10 years55 popcorn
                  This is so sweet, it left me in tears.
                  • boulder
                    boulderover 10 years55 popcornFeatured
                    I love this movie! i recommend trhis to animals lovers!!!! This is a very sad sad sad sad sad sad movie but i love it!