Movie The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

Seen once before.
Watched 20130724 (Netflix, Instant)
The Grapes of Wrath (1940) John Ford. 140 min


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The Grapes of Wrath (Wikipedia.org)


20130724:
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While reading the book for high school was interesting, I have to admit that watching the movie without thinking about what each character represents is certainly a relief. With that being said, I couldn't help but be reminded of the symbolism connected with the character Casy and the family's jalopy.


Do yourself a favor and check out this classic film.

Instant Comments:
The truck drivers tip half a dollar each.


"There you are grandma, there's California." Grandma spits in response.
Pieces of shit trouble-makers.
Huh, I didn't remember how the story ended.
The mother's role is so important in the story. Great job to the actress.

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