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I Walk the Line (1970)

11/18/1970 (US) Drama 1h 37m

Sheriff Tawes walks the line between duty and desire, between law and violence, between honor and shame


Tawes is the sheriff in a godforsaken little hole somewhere in Tennessee. A man of strong moral fibre he is always quick to judge others and follows the law zealously. Then he meets Alma, a young beautiful girl who turns his world upside down. Unable to ignore his feelings he starts having an affair with her. But in small town nothing is secret for long...

  1. John Frankenheimer


  2. Madison Jones


  3. Alvin Sargent


Top Billed Cast

  1. Gregory Peck

    Gregory Peck

    Sheriff Henry Tawes

  2. Tuesday Weld

    Tuesday Weld

    Alma McCain

  3. Estelle Parsons

    Estelle Parsons

    Ellen Haney

  4. Ralph Meeker

    Ralph Meeker

    Carl McCain

  5. Charles Durning

    Charles Durning

    Wylie Hunnicutt

  6. Jeff Dalton

    Clay McCain

  7. Freddie McCloud

    Buddy McCain

  8. Jane Rose

    Jane Rose


  9. J.C. Evans

    Grandpa Tawes

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I Walk the Line
I Walk the Line

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $4,000,000.00

Revenue -


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