John Ford won the Best Director Oscar® and Jane Darwell won for Best Actress in this masterful film adaptation of John Steinbeck’s novel that was nominated for seven Academy Awards® in all, including Best Picture. Henry Fonda stars as Tom Joad, the father of a migrant family of farmers who leave the Oklahoma dust bowl for the promised land of California, only to face new and daunting challenges.
Ratings and Reviews
- Average 9/10
- Fresh 44
- Rotten 0
Critics Consensus: A potent drama that is as socially important today as when it was made, The Grapes of Wrath is affecting, moving, and deservedly considered an American classic.
Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
Cast & Crew
- 20th Century Fox
- © 1940 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.
- English (Stereo)
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