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The Good Earth

The Good Earth(1937)

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Brief Synopsis

Epic adaptation of the Pearl Buck classic about Chinese farmers battling the elements.

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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles premiere: 29 Jan 1937; New York premiere: 2 Feb 1937
Release Date:  1937 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White (Sepiatone) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  137-138 or 140 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  14    

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  • Powerful!

    Alice 2014-08-06

    I read Pearl S. Buck's book in high school, back around 1960. It was a powerful and moving story which grabbed me back then. However, even though it... MORE>

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    Judy 2014-04-12

    I read the book before seeing the film and the film doesn't disappoint - a fabulous screen adaptation of Ms. Buck's novel. Ms. Rainer gives a... MORE>

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    Meriam 2014-02-09

    This film was one of the best films that i have seen in a long time. I absolutely loved the characters, the scenery and the script. I would like to buy it... MORE>