PG | | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 1930's Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings moves to Florida's backwaters to write in peace. She feels bothered by affectionate men, editor and confused neighbors, but soon she connects and writes The Yearling, a classic of American literature.
The movie was first released in 1983 which was the 30th Anniversary year of the passing away of authoress Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings in 1953, the central character of the film, who is portrayed by Mary Steenburgen.
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings:
My journey to maturity began in New York, in 1928. I was married to Charles Rawlings, the newspaper man and yachting enthusiast. I had been trying to write stories that I thought would be most likely to sell - gothic romances were extremely popular ...