Ode to Billy Joe

Ode to Billy Joe

Director: Max Baer Jr. Cast: Michel Legrand
Michel Legrand
, Marilyn Bergman
Marilyn Bergman
, Alan Bergman
Alan Bergman
, Robby Benson
Robby Benson
Max Baer Jr.
Ode to Billy Joe

Ode to Billy Joe

Director: Max Baer Jr. Cast: Michel Legrand
Michel Legrand
, Marilyn Bergman
Marilyn Bergman
, Alan Bergman
Alan Bergman
, Robby Benson
Robby Benson
Max Baer Jr.

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Overview

Based on Bobby Gentry's haunting 1967 song, this drama attempts to explain why 17-year-old Billy Joe McAllister jumped off the Talahatchie Bridge. Billy Joe is in love with Bobbie Lee Hartley, until he gets drunk one night and has an encounter that leaves him depressed and confused about his identity.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/24/2020
UPC: 0883929727322
Original Release: 1976
Rating: PG
Source: Warner Archives
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital Stereo]
Language: English
Time: 1:46:00
Sales rank: 14,295

Special Features

Vintage featurette Bobbie Gentry - A Voice of the South ; Theatrical Trailer

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robby Benson Billy Joe McAllister
Glynnis O'Connor Bobbie Lee Hartley
Joan Hotchkis Anna 'Mama' Hartley
Sandy McPeak Mr. Hartley
James Best Dewey Barksdale
Terence Goodman James Hartley
Simpson Hemphill Brother Taylor
Ed Shelnut School Bus Driver
Eddie Tair Tom Hargitay
William Hallberg Dan McAllister
Frannye Capelle Belinda Wiggs,Youth in Car
Rebecca Jernigan Mrs. Thompson
Ann Martin Mrs. Hunnicutt
Will Long Trooper Bash
Becky Brown Becky Thompson
John Roper Trooper Ned
Pat Purcell Youth in Car
James Westerfield Youth in Car
Al Scott Master of Ceremonies
Becky Bowden Becky Thompson

Technical Credits
Max Baer Jr. Director,Producer
Roger Camras Producer
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