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The Drowning Pool

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Rated: 6.5
Run time: 108 min
Director: Stuart Rosenberg
Actors: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Anthony Franciosa, Murray Hamilton, Gail Strickland, Melanie Griffith, Linda Haynes, Richard Jaeckel, Paul Koslo, Joe Canutt, Andrew Robinson, Coral Browne, Richard Derr, Helena Kallianiotes, Leigh French, Peter Dassinger, James Fontenot, Tommy McLain, Martin Ahrens, Philippe Blenet, Jerome Greene, Cecil Elliott
Year: 1975

SYNOPSIS

Harper is brought to Louisiana bayou country to help out an old girlfriend who is worried that her husband will find out that she is cheating on him. What is more, he finds himself caught in a power struggle between the matriarch of the family and a greedy oil baron, who wants her property. Poor Harper! Things are not as straight-forward as they initially appeared. Written by Alfred Jingle