Overview

Curse of the Starving Class is a play by Sam Shepard, considered the first of a series on family tragedies. Drama about a dirt-poor 1950's-era farm family. Dad's a foul talking drunk and Mom is desperately trying to save what's left of their family life.

  1. J. Michael McClary

    Director

  2. Bruce Beresford

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. James Woods

    James Woods

    Weston Tate

  2. Kathy Bates

    Kathy Bates

    Ella Tate

  3. Randy Quaid

    Randy Quaid

    Taylor

  4. Henry Thomas

    Henry Thomas

    Wesley Tate

  5. Kristin Fiorella

    Emma Tate

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Curse of the Starving Class

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 13, 1994
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 42m

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