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The grapes of wrath (1940)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 303
Title:
The grapes of wrath
Originally produced:
1940
Format:
DVD
Summary:
The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression.
Credits:
Twentieth Century-Fox presents Darryl F. Zanuck's production ; directed by John Ford ; associate producer and screen play by Nunnally Johnson.
Publication:
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2004.
Languages:
English and Spanish soundtracks; subtitles in French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (129 min.) : sound, black & white
Studio(s):
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Director(s):
Ford, John
Screenwriter(s):
Johnson, Nunnally
Producer(s):
Zanuck, Darryl Francis
Cast:
Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine, Charley Grapewine.
Production:
Director of photography, Gregg Toland; film editor, Robert Simpson; musical director, Lionel Newman.
Notes:
Based on The Grapes of wrath / by John Steinbeck.
Full frame aspect ratio.
Videodisc release of the 1940 motion picture produced in 1940.
Special features: commentary by scholars Joseph McBride and Susan Shillinglaw; prologue of U.K. release; "Darry F. Zanuck : 20th century filmmaker," as seen on A&E's Biography; "Fox Movietone News" - 3 drought reports from 1934; outtakes; still gallery; "Roosevelt lauds motion pictures at Academy fete" featurette; restoration comparison.
Subjects:
Migrant agricultural laborers California Drama.
Rural families Oklahoma Drama.
Depression West (U.S.) Drama.
Labor camps California Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1940s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Grapes of wrath
Director: Ford, John
Actor: Carradine, John
Actor: Darwell, Jane
Actor: Fonda, Henry
Actor: Grapewin, Charles
Production studio: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No