Raggedy Man

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Raggedy Man
Directed by Jack Fisk
Produced by Terry Nelson
Burt Weissbourd
William D. Wittliff
Written by William D. Wittliff
Starring Sissy Spacek
Eric Roberts
Sam Shepard
Music by Jerry Goldsmith
Cinematography Ralf Bode
Edited by Edward Warschilka
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • September 18, 1981 (1981-09-18)
Running time
94 minutes
Country United States
Language English
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 Lockhart, 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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