The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

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A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.


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  • Henry Fonda and Jane Darwell in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Jane Darwell and Russell Simpson in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Henry Fonda in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Henry Fonda and Dorris Bowdon in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • O.Z. Whitehead in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

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Reportedly, Darryl F. Zanuck was the one who had cricket chirps added to the soundtrack during the scene in which Casy and his "radical" associates are camped near the river, and he also is said to have insisted on the inclusion of a prominent accordion part in the... ...


Quotes

Tom Joad: Takes no nerve to do something, ain't nothin' else you can do.


Goofs

When Pa Joad and Tom are talking about how they got some money to go on the trip, poor Uncle John carries the bed spring out the door three times.

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Genres

Drama | History

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