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Follow the river [videorecording] / Signboard Hill Productions ; Crown Media ; Sonar Entertainment ; produced by Alvin Cooperman ; teleplay by Jennifer Miller ; directed by Martin Davidson.

Cooperman, Alvin. (Added Author). Davidson, Martin, 1939- (direction.). Miller, Jennifer, 1955- (Added Author). Lee, Sheryl, (cast.). Burstyn, Ellen, 1932- (cast.). Schweig, Eric, 1967- (cast.). Guinee, Tim, (cast.). Gershman, Michael E. (Added Author). Koehler, Bonnie. (Added Author). Troost, Ernest V. (Added Author). Thom, James Alexander Follow the river. (Added Author). Signboard Hill Productions. (Added Author). Echo Bridge Home Entertainment. (Added Author). Crown Media (Firm) (Added Author). Sonar Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Sheryl Lee, Ellen Burstyn, Tim Guinee, Eric Schweig. (Cast).


Mary Ingles is a Virginia homesteader whose family is suddenly captured by Shawnee Indians. Impressed by her courage and strength after being taken captive, the Shawnee leader decides to make Mary his mate. Mary then makes the dangerous decision to escape the Shawnee village with another captive woman. Together they embark on a harrowing journey through the Virginia wilderness toward freedom and home.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Fullscreen version.
  • Publisher: [LaCrosse, WI] : Echo Bridge Home Entertainment, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast as a made-for-TV movie in 1995.
Based on the novel by Alexander James Thom.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Michael E. Gershman ; editor, Bonnie Koehler ; music, Ernest Troost.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sheryl Lee, Ellen Burstyn, Tim Guinee, Eric Schweig.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; forsome frontier violence and mild thematic material.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital.
Language Note:
In English.
Subject: Ingles, Mary Draper, 1732-1815 > Drama.
Women pioneers > Drama.
Frontier and pioneer life > Drama.
Indian captivities > Drama.
Shawnee Indians > Drama.
Virginia > Drama.
Ingles, Mary Draper, 1732-1815.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Historical films.
Indian captivities.
Made-for-TV movies.
Shawnee Indians.
Women pioneers.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at La Conner Regional Library.


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