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The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

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Henry Fonda Henry Fonda
Tom Joad
Jane Darwell Jane Darwell
Ma Joad
John Carradine John Carradine
Jim Casy
Dorris Bowdon Dorris Bowdon
Rosasharn
Russell Simpson Russell Simpson
Pa Joad
John Qualen John Qualen
Muley Bates


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Nunnally Johnson Nunnally Johnson
(screen play)


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The Grapes of Wrath

8 years, 5 months ago at Jun 23 22:01
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The Grapes of Wrath is an almost-perfect adaptation one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century. Henry Fonda and Jane Darwell head a cast that firmly roots the movie in a realistic depiction of the tribulations and hardships experienced by Okies traveling to California. Their acting is not a series of scenes in which they get to loudly expose their acting muscles; it is a series of scenes ... read more

Absorbing Great Depression-era drama!

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"If there was a law, they was workin' with maybe we could take it, but it ain't the law. They're workin' away our spirits, tryin' to make us cringe and crawl, takin' away our decency."

Based on the novel by John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath is a classic film that takes an honest and uncompromising look at life during the period of the Great Depression. This is an important film as... read more
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Oklahoma in the Thirties is a dustbowl and dispossessed farmers migrate westward to California. After terrible trials en route they become little more than slave labor. Among the throng are the Joads who refuse to knuckle under. Based on a John Steinbeck novel.
Release date: 15 March 1940
UPC: 024543103301
Tags: 1940s (13), Drama (12), Great Depression (12), Poverty (11), 1940 (9), Family (9), California (8), Based On Novel (6), Dust Bowl (6), Usa (5), Prejudice (5), Classic (5), Farm (5), Death (4), New Deal (4), Black & White (3), Black And White (3), Perseverance (3), Murder (3), Pregnancy (3)
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