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    Generally seen as historic, the opening titles featuring the almost-sole screen credit ever given to MGM studio chief Irving Thalberg, from The Good Earth, 1937, from the Pearl S. Buck novel.

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Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) Opening, Thalberg
Generally seen as historic, the opening titles featuring...
Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) Opening, Thalberg
Generally seen as historic, the opening titles featuring the almost-sole screen credit ever given to MGM studio chief Irving Thalberg, from The Good Earth, 1937, from the Pearl S. Buck novel.>
Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) This Is The Day!
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Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) This Is The Day!
Epic dimensions from MGM in the opening scenes, introducing Chinese Wang Lung (Paul Muni) on his wedding day, plus neighbors, his father (Charley Grapewin) and some attitudes, in The Good Earth, 1937.>
Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) A Tree Will Grow
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Good Earth, The -- (Movie Clip) A Tree Will Grow
Chinese peasant Wang (Paul Muni) meets and marries O-Lan (Luise Rainer, who won the Best Actress Academy Award), early in MGM's The Good Earth, 1937, from the Pearl S. Buck novel.>
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Good Earth, The - (Wide release trailer)

THE GOOD EARTH (1937), an epic...
Good Earth, The - (Wide release trailer)
The Good Earth (1937) is an epic adaptation of the Pearl Buck classic about Chinese farmers battling the elements and stars Luise Rainer & Paul Muni.>
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