Clay Spencer is a hard-working man who loves his wife and large family. He is respected by his neighbors and always ready to give them a helping hand. Although not a churchgoer, he even helps a newly arrived local minister regain his flock after he and Clay get into a bit of trouble. If he has one dream in life it's to build his wife Olivia a beautiful house on a piece of land he inherited on Spencer's mountain. When his eldest son, Clayboy, graduates at the top of his high school class and has the opportunity to go to college, Clay has only one option left to him.
This is your place, Clayboy. Your father brought his sweetheart here and married her. Your eight red-blooded uncles fell in love on Spencer's Mountain. This is your place Clayboy, and this is your time...
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When Clay is talking church with Mother Ida at about 22 min. into the movie. You can clearly see traffic traveling down a highway behind Ida. See more
[Pattie-Cake prays at the dinner table
Thank you for the food we eat, thank you for the world so sweet, thank you God for the birds that sing, thank you God for everything, including getting Clayboy graduated, Amen!
America the Beautiful
Words by Katharine Lee Bates
Music by Samuel A. Ward
Sung by Barbara McNair See more