Sweet Liberty (1986)

PG 05/16/1986 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 46m

Michael Burgess wrote a book about the American Revolution. Now, Hollywood's come to his town to make a movie of it -- Plunging him into a summer of madness.


Michael has written a schollarly book on the revolutionary war. He has sold the film rights. The arrival of the film crew seriously disrupts him as actors want to change their characters, directors want to re-stage battles, and he becomes very infatuated with Faith who will play the female lead in the movie. At the same time, he is fighting with his crazy mother who thinks the Devil lives in her kitchen, and his girlfriend who is talking about commitment.

  1. Alan Alda

    Director, Writer

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  1. Alan Alda

    Alan Alda

    Michael Burgess

  2. Michael Caine

    Michael Caine

    Elliott James

  3. Michelle Pfeiffer

    Michelle Pfeiffer

    Faith Healy

  4. Bob Hoskins

    Bob Hoskins

    Stanley Gould

  5. Lise Hilboldt

    Lise Hilboldt

    Gretchen Carlsen

  6. Lillian Gish

    Lillian Gish

    Cecelia Burgess

  7. Saul Rubinek

    Saul Rubinek

    Bo Hodges

  8. Lois Chiles

    Lois Chiles


  9. Linda Thorson

    Linda Thorson

    Grace James

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Sweet Liberty
Sweet Liberty

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Original Language English

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