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The Bridges of Madison County

Clint Eastwood, 1995

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The Bridges of Madison County
Robert James Waller, 1992

The Bridges of Madison County is a movie directed by Clint Eastwood in 1995 and based on the book of the same name by Robert James Waller, first published in 1992. The movie features Meryl Streep, Clint Eastwood, Annie Corley, Victor Slezak, Jim Haynie, Sarah Kathryn Schmitt, and others.

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7.6

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Movie Poster: The Bridges of Madison County (Clint Eastwood, 1995)

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Book Cover: The Bridges of Madison County (Robert James Waller, 1992)

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The Bridges of Madison County

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Storyline

In the present, adult siblings Michael and Carolyn Johnson arrive at their recently deceased mother’s Iowa farmhouse to settle her estate. While sorting through Francesca’s will and safe deposit box, which contains a key, they are shocked by their mother’s request to be cremated and have her ashes scattered from Roseman Covered Bridge.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Bridges of Madison County, the 1995 movie by Clint Eastwood

Year

1995

Minutes

135

Movie Rate

7.60

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Movie

The Bridges of Madison County

Country: USA

Year: 1995

Length: 2h15m

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Cover of The Bridges of Madison County, the 1992 book by Robert James Waller

Year

1992

Pages

224

Book Rate

7.24

S: Goodreads

Book

The Bridges of Madison County

Country: USA

First published in: 1992

Length: 224 pages

Genre: Fiction

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