- Calla Mackie (Estelle Parsons) to school children
Based On A Novel |
Love Story |
Feature film directorial debut for actor Paul Newman. In 1961, Newman directed a short film (28 minutes), "On the Harmfulness of Tobacco." His wife, actress Joanne Woodward, persuaded him to direct "Rachel, Rachel."
Film debut for actress Kate Harrington.
Nell Potts is a pseudonym for Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward's eldest daughter, Elinor.
Additional cast: Kate Harrington (Mrs. Cameron); Frank Corsaro (Hector), Bernard Barrow (Leighton Siddley), Izzy Singer (storekeeper), The Phaetons (song performers).
Additional credits: Richard Merrell (set decorator), Domingo Rodriguez (costumes), and Arthur Newman (associate producer).
Color by Technicolor. Shot on location in the Connecticut towns of Bethel, Georgetown and Danbury