Places in the Heart (1984)
- Time: 112 min
- Genre: Drama
- Director: Robert Benton
- Cast: Sally Field, Danny Glover, John Malkovich, Lindsay Crouse, Ed Harris
Edna Spalding finds herself alone and broke on a small farm in the midst of the Great Depression when her husband the Sheriff is killed in an accident. A wandering black man, Moses, helps her to plant cotton to try and keep her farm and her kids together. She also takes on a blind boarder, Mr. Will, who lost his sight in the first World War. She must endure storms and harsh labor to try and make her mortgage payment on time.