Raggedy Man

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Raggedy Man
Directed byJack Fisk
Produced byTerry Nelson
Burt Weissbourd
William D. Wittliff
Written byWilliam D. Wittliff
StarringSissy Spacek
Eric Roberts
Sam Shepard
Music byJerry Goldsmith
CinematographyRalf Bode
Edited byEdward Warschilka
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • September 18, 1981 (1981-09-18)
Running time
94 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$1,976,198[1]

Raggedy Man is a 1981 American drama film based on William D. Wittliff and Sara Clark's 1979 novel, and directed by Jack Fisk.[2]


Nita, a divorced mother of two boys, works as a switchboard operator in Gregory, Texas in World War II where she develops a friendship with a sailor on leave.



  1. ^ Raggedy Man at Box Office Mojo
  2. ^ Canby, Vincent (September 18, 1981). "SISSY SPACEK IN 'RAGGEDY MAN,' A VIOLENT MELODRAMA". The New York Times.

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