Hallmark Hall Of Fame - Season 37

Sunday 9:00 PM on CBS Premiered Dec 01, 1951 In Season




Episode Guide

  • April Morning
    April Morning
    Episode 4
    Adapted from the novel by Howard Fast. Re-creation of the fateful morning of April 19, 1775, on which British soldiers marched out of Boston to seize and destroy Colonial munitions stockpiled in Concord, Massachusetts. Although history doesn't record who actually fired the first shot on the Lexington green, here it is surmised that the skirmish was initiated by a Colonial zealot named Solomon Chandler. After Concord, Chandler leads ambushes against the retreating British that prove to be a frightening rite of passage for 15-year-old Adam Cooper, the mustered son of a patriotic and prinicipled farmer.moreless
  • Stones for Ibarra
    Stones for Ibarra
    Episode 3
    Adaptation of the novel by Harriet Doerr. A young American couple struggles to reopen the family copper mine in Mexico, and in so doing, shares a "companionship with death" with the inhabitants of a rural Mexican village.
  • Foxfire
    Episode 2
    Adaptation of the stage play by Susan Cooper and Hume Cronyn. The story of Annie Nations, a 79-year-old widow who lives in an isolated Appalachian Mountain cabin. Her son Dillard wants Annie to move near him in Florida and a land developer wants to buy her farm to build vacation homes. Annie, who "visits" regularly with her deceased husband, Hector, must decide which is most important to her: Hector and the land, or Dillard and his family.moreless
  • The Secret Garden
    The Secret Garden
    Episode 1
    Adaptation of the children's novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of a local boy and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life.moreless