The Straight Story Trailer

The Straight Story Trailer (1999)

15 October 1999 Drama 112 mins

"The Straight Story" chronicles a trip made by 73-year-old Alvin Straight from Laurens, Iowa, to Mt. Zion, Wisconsin, in 1994 while riding a lawn mower. The man undertook his strange journey to mend his relationship with his ill, estranged, 75-year-old brother Lyle.

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Richard Farnsworth

as Alvin Straight

Sissy Spacek

as Rose Straight

Jane Galloway Heitz

as Dorothy, Straight's Next-Door Neighbor

Dan Flannery

as Doctor Gibbons

Ed Grennan

as Pete

Jack Walsh

as Apple

Gil Pearson

as Sun Ray Tours Bus Driver

Barbara June Patterson

as Woman on Bus

Everett McGill

as Tom the John Deere Dealer

James Cada

as Danny Riordan, Clermont Resident

Sally Wingert

as Darla Riordan, Clermont Resident

Barbara Kingsley

as Janet Johnson, Clermont Resident

Jim Haun

as Johnny Johnson, Clermont Resident


David Lynch


Pierre Edelman

Pierre Edelman Executive Producer

Michael Polaire

Michael Polaire Executive Producer

Angelo Badalamenti

Original Music Composer

Freddie Francis

Freddie Francis Director of Photography

Jack Fisk

Jack Fisk Production Design

Barbara Haberecht

Barbara Haberecht Set Decoration

Patricia Norris

Patricia Norris Costume Design

Walter Spencer

Walter Spencer Music Editor

International Titles

Um História Real Trailer

The Straight Story (Una historia verdadera) Trailer

Une histoire vraie Trailer

Una Storia Vera Trailer

Prosta historia Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 02 December 1999

France 21 May 1999

United Kingdom 03 December 1999

Italy 11 February 2000

United States 15 October 1999

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