The Straight Story (1999)

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  • Une Histoire Vraie Alternative


Drama based on the true story of how 73 year old Alvin Straight travelled three hundred miles across Iowa and Wisconsin to visit his ailing brother, riding a 1966 John Dere lawnmower.

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