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Where Pigeons Go to Die (1990)

Sentimental drama about an aging man's fond reminiscences of his relationship with his grandfather in 1950 midwest and the time they spent together raising racing pigeons.

Director:

Michael Landon

Writers:

R. Wright Campbell (book), Michael Landon (teleplay)
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Carol Barta Carol Barta ... Secretary
Richard Bull ... Dr. Sand
Art Carney ... Da
Cliff De Young ... Henry
Caroll Denning Caroll Denning
Michael Faustino Michael Faustino ... Donnie
Bruce French ... Denis Corn
Robert Hy Gorman ... Hugh
Kurt Christopher Kinder ... Arnie
Michael Landon ... Hugh as an Adult
Anthony Mockus Sr. Anthony Mockus Sr. ... John Pauley
Mark L. Taylor ... Dick Jason (as Mark Taylor)
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Sentimental drama about an aging man's fond reminiscences of his relationship with his grandfather in 1950 midwest and the time they spent together raising racing pigeons.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Donde mueren las palomas See more »

Filming Locations:

Baldwin City, Kansas, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Ronne Troup, who guest starred in two episodes of Michael Landon's Highway to Heaven (1984) had a small part in this movie as Evelyn, Hugh's mother. See more »

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Excellent movie, wish I could see again
11 April 2008 | by sueartistSee all my reviews

I saw this movie many years ago, and I can not forget it , I have been looking for it for years, is there anyway I can see this movie again??? Please email me if you can! Where Pigeons go to Die!!!!!! Thank You for such for such a memorable movie! I was much younger when I saw this but made such an impression on me, I wish more people would treat the elderly or for that fact anyone as beautiful as it was done in this movie. I told my sister and many friends about this movie, no one look in right place to find, I remembered it said a Michael Landon Production,so I finally looked it up. I still wish I could view this such special movie again! Thank You Suzanne


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