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"A Thousand Acres": Dying Woman Chooses Unforgiveness

A Thousand Acres is the story of the long-term damaging effects of childhood sexual abuse upon two women, Ginny and Rose. When their aging father retires and leaves the family farm to his three daughters, a series of events leads to family conflicts and the release of pent-up resentment from the two abused daughters toward their father.

The scene begins with Ginny (Jessica Lange) in the hospital at the bedside of her terminally ill sister Rose (Michelle Pfeiffer), ...

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