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The Green Promise

The Green Promise(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

A farmer's daughter is torn between love and her obligation to work the family's land.

Cast & Crew

Marguerite Chapman Deborah Matthews
Walter Brennan Mr. Matthews
Robert Paige David Barkley
Natalie Wood Susan Matthews
Ted Donaldson Phineas Matthews
Connie Marshall Abigail Matthews
Robert Ellis Buzz Wexford
Jeanne La Duke Jessie Wexford
Irving Bacon Julius Larkins
Milburn Stone Reverend [Jim] Benton
Geraldine Wall Mrs. Wexford
John L. Russell Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Chicago, IL: 2 Dec 1948; Houston, TX opening: 18 Mar 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI
complete credits, Dec 93
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Glenn McCarthy Productions
Duration(mins):  92 or 94-95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,479    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Excellent Family Drama

    Jim Smith 2016-11-04

    First class direction and acting within a well paced story of rural farming and hard times. Brennan, Chapman and Wood portrayals shine along with a solid... MORE>

  • Best Film My Cousin Ever Produced

    Jim Healey 2016-10-04

    My cousin Robert Paige traveled all over the US looking for a 4H girl for this film. He found Jeanne LaDuke who has a small part in it. But Natalie Wood is... MORE>

  • Edited - Why?

    Layne 2015-10-12

    I thought that TCM advertised that the movies they show are in their entirety and uncut. So why was the bridge scene cut out on the airing of The Green... MORE>