Truman (1995)

 Truman (1995)

Release Date: 9 September 1995 (USA)

 

Director: Frank Pierson
Writers: David McCullough, Thomas Rickman

 

Running time: 135 minutes

 

 

Cast

Gary Sinise - Harry S. Truman
Diana Scarwid - Bess Truman

Richard Dysart - Henry L. Stimson
Colm Feore - Charlie Ross
James Gammon - Sam Rayburn
Tony Goldwyn - Clark Clifford
Pat Hingle - Boss Tom Pendergast
Harris Yulin - General George C. Marshall
Leo Burmester - Frank Vassar
Amelia Campbell - Margaret Truman
Virginia Capers - Elizabeth Moore
John Finn - Bob Hannegan
Zeljko Ivanek - Eddie Jacobson
David Lansbury - Lt. Jim Pendergast
Remak Ramsay - Dean Acheson
Marian Seldes - Eleanor Roosevelt
Daniel von Bargen - General Douglas MacArthur

 

 

Nomination for Diana - Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie

 

 

Storyline

This award winning movie tells the story of American President Harry S.Truman and his role in the second World War. The film chronicles Truman's rise from unknown farmer to infamous American President who is chiefly remembered for being the first to use the atomic bomb.