My Old Man (film)
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My Old Man is a 1979 American made-for-television drama film starring Kristy McNichol, Warren Oates and Eileen Brennan, directed by John Erman. The film, written by Jerome Kass, was based on the Ernest Hemingway short story "My Old Man", which had previously been adapted for the 1950 film Under My Skin. The TV film was originally broadcast on CBS on December 7, 1979.
|My Old Man|
|Written by||Jerome Kass|
|Story by||Ernest Hemingway|
|Directed by||John Erman|
|Music by||Dominic Frontiere|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Executive producer(s)||Carolyn McNichol|
|Production location(s)||Saratoga Race Track, Saratoga Springs, New York|
|Running time||100 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Robert Halmi|
|Original release||December 7, 1979|
Frank Butler (Oates) is a cantankerous unlucky horse trainer who wins big at the track and buys a horse for his jockey daughter Jo (McNichol) in an attempt to reconcile their troubled relationship.