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The Long, Hot Summer

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Romance Drama 19581h 55mOn: Cinemax Tags: Based on Books River Country: America

Ben Quick arrives in Frenchman's Bend, MS after being kicked out of another town for allegedly burning a barn for revenge. Will Varner owns just about everything in Frenchman's Bend and he hires Ben to work in his store. Will thinks his own son, Jody, who manages the store, lacks ambition and despairs him getting his wife, Eula, pregnant. Will thinks his daughter, Clara, a schoolteacher, will never get married. He decides that Ben Quick might make a good husband for Clara to bring some new blood into the family.The Long, Hot Summer featuring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward is streaming on Cinemax, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a drama and romance movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (10,510 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#8,709 Ranked Movie

#48 Ranked in River Movies

#164 Ranked in Movies on Cinemax

#2061 Ranked in Romance Movies

The Long, Hot Summer has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (10,510 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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