Cross Creek Movies & Media Adaptations

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In 1985, the movie Cross Creek was released. This good but quiet depiction of a newly-arrived Rawlings learning to fit in to her adopted environment was not very successful at the box office, although Rip Torn did receive an Academy Award nomination for playing Marsh Turner, a character who, although memorable, occupies only four pages in the book. Another notable appearance was a cameo by Norton Baskin, Rawlings's second husband.

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