1918 ★★½ 1985
An adaptation of the Horton Foote play about the effects of WWI and an influenza epidemic on a small Texas town. Slow-moving but satisfying. Score by Willie Nelson. Originally produced for PBS's “American Playhouse.” Prequelled by “On Valentine's Day.” 89m/ C VHS, DVD . Matthew Broderick, Hallie Foote, William Converse-Roberts, Rochelle Oliver, Michael Higgins, Horton Foote Jr., William (Bill) McGhee, Jeannie McCarthy; D: Ken Harrison; W: Horton Foote; M: Willie Nelson.