In Appalachia in the 1850s, ten-year-old Cadi is intrigued by the "sin eater", who appears at the graveside of her grandmother. She goes in search of the elusive figure to have her sins absolved now--rather than waiting until her death.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2007.
1 videodisc (ca. 118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Based on the novel by Francine Rivers.
Special features: The last sin eater behind the scenes, deleted scenes, trailers.
Henry Thomas, Louise Fletcher.
DVD ; widescreen presentation.
For private home use only.
Subtitles in English and Spanish.
Subjects:Atonement -- Fiction.
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Mountain life -- Fiction.
Rivers, Francine, 1947- Last sin eater -- Film adaptations.
Rivers, Francine, 1947- Last sin eater -- Television adaptations.
Young women -- Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.) -- Fiction.
Other Authors:Fletcher, Louise.
Landon, Michael, 1964-
Rivers, Francine, 1947-
Thomas, Henry, 1971-
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.