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

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John Ford's chief source of irritation was his inability to embarrass or upset John Carradine. According to Dorris Bowdon, Carradine had a huge ego, considered himself a great actor, and was impervious to whatever Ford threw at him, although their antagonism often produced perfect ... ...


Quotes

Tom Joad: Seems like the government's got more interest in a dead man than a live one.


Goofs

As Tom walks across the dance floor after saying goodbye to his mother his shadow goes to his left. When the point of view changes, the shadows are perpendicular to this, coming from behind his mother.

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Genres

Drama | History

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