The Pride of Jesse Hallam (1981)
Movie: The Pride of Jesse Hallam
- Director: Gary Nelson
- Stars: Johnny Cash, Brenda Vaccaro, Ben Marley, Eli Wallach, Guy Boyd, Chrystal Smith, Earl Poole Ball, Linda Bennett, Viola Borden, Michael Burnham, Tara Cash, Malinda Comer, Ray Comier, William Dickerson, Dale Doerman
- Release Date: March 03, 1981
- Run Time: 97 min
- Genre: Drama
Jesse Hallam, an illiterate coal miner from Kentucky, moves to Cincinnati so that his daughter may receive spinal surgery. Determined to support his family in the city, he decides he must learn how to read and write as an adult, and resolves to graduate from high school.