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Written byPatricia MacLachlan
Directed byJoseph Sargent
StarringGlenn Close
Christopher Walken
Theme music composerDavid Shire
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Executive producersGlenn Close
William Self
ProducersJoseph Sargent
Robert Huddleston (line producer)
Production locationsOsage City, Kansas
Wichita, Kansas
CinematographyMike Fash
EditorMichael Brown
Running time95 minutes
Production companyHallmark Hall of Fame Productions
Original release
ReleaseFebruary 7, 1993 (1993-02-07)

Skylark (also titled Skylark: The Sequel to Sarah, Plain and Tall) is a 1993 Hallmark Hall of Fame made-for-television drama film and is a sequel to Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991).


The Witting farm is in trouble from a severe drought. Jacob and Sarah begin to wonder what will happen to the family if they have to leave the farm. Sarah decides to take Anna and Caleb to her hometown in Maine while Jacob stays at the farm to make sure it is safe and sound. When the family arrives in Maine, Anna and Caleb meet Sarah's family who completely fall in love with them. It is also there that Sarah reveals that she is pregnant.



It was followed by another sequel, Sarah, Plain and Tall: Winter's End.


It aired in 1993 on CBS as a Hallmark Hall of Fame film, and now is regularly shown on Hallmark Channel.



Glenn Close was nominated for the 1993 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries.