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)
  • Henry Fonda and Dorris Bowdon in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Henry Fonda in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Henry Fonda in The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
  • Henry Fonda 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

Ma Joad: There, gramma! There's California.
Grandma Joad: Phbbtt!


Goofs

In the beginning of the movie Grandma Joad is sitting at the table eating with a full set of teeth in her mouth. Later when they stop to buy the bread Pa Joad explains to the waitress that they need to soften the bread for Grandma to eat because she has no teeth.

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Drama | History

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