The Corn Is Green

  • 1945
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

The year is 1895 and schoolmistress Davis has come to a small mining town in Wales, Glensarno, to live in a home she has recently been willed. She is shocked to find many of the miners illiterate and living in abject poverty. She opens a school with her own money and teaches basic skills to any of the poor villagers who wish to avail themselves of it. Her...read more

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Oscar-Nominated Actress Joan Lorring Dies at 88

Actress Joan Lorring, who was nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar in 1946 for her role in The Corn is Green, died Friday in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y., The Associated Press reports. She was 88, and a cause of dea… Read more

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00:27 — Turn-of-the century English school teacher touches the lives of her poor Welsh students. Young John Dall shines as the talented but rebellious schoolb (more…)

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