Bound for Glory

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  • PG
The legend of folksinger Woody Guthrie, as he came to be the working man's spokesman during the Depression. Nominated for Best Picture Oscar!

The legend of folksinger Woody Guthrie, as he came to be the working man's spokesman during the Depression. Nominated for Best Picture Oscar!

Original Release

12/05/1976

US Release

12/05/1976

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Cast

David Carradine Woody Guthrie
Gail Strickland Pauline
Melinda Dillon Memphis Sue / Mary (Woody's wife) / Mary
Randy Quaid Luther Johnson (migrant worker) / Luther Johnson
Ronny Cox Ozark Bule
John Lehne Locke (radio station manager) / Locke
Ji-Tu Cumbuka Slim Snedeger (Hobo on train) / Slim Snedeger
James Hong Chili joint owner
Bernie Kopell Baker - Woody's Agent
Read Morgan (scenes deleted)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Hal Ashby

Writers

Robert Getchell, Woody Guthrie

Cast

David Carradine Woody Guthrie
Gail Strickland Pauline
Melinda Dillon Memphis Sue / Mary (Woody's wife) / Mary
Randy Quaid Luther Johnson (migrant worker) / Luther Johnson
Ronny Cox Ozark Bule
John Lehne Locke (radio station manager) / Locke
Ji-Tu Cumbuka Slim Snedeger (Hobo on train) / Slim Snedeger
James Hong Chili joint owner
Bernie Kopell Baker - Woody's Agent
Read Morgan (scenes deleted)
Carl D. Parker Blindman
Carey Exton Migrant Camp Singer
Eva-Marie Fredric Migrant Camp Kid
Elizabeth Macey Liz (Johnson's wife) / Liz
Susan Vaill Gwen Guthrie / Gwen - Guthrie children
Sarah Vaill Gwen - Guthrie children
Alexandra Mock Sue Guthrie / Sue - Guthrie children
Kimberly Mock Sue Guthrie / Sue - Guthrie children
Miriam Byrd-Nethery Sick Woman - Water-swallowing scene / Sick Woman
Jane Lambert Other Woman / Other Woman - Water-swallowing scene

Producers

Editors

Pembroke J. Herring, Robert C. Jones

1977OscarBest Picture Nominated
1977OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Nominated
1977OscarBest Cinematography Won
1977OscarBest Costume Design Nominated
1977OscarBest Film Editing Nominated
1977OscarBest Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score Won
1977Golden GlobeBest Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1977Golden GlobeBest Director - Motion Picture Nominated
1977Golden GlobeBest Actor in Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1977Golden GlobeBest Acting Debut in a Motion Picture - Female Nominated
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