The Crowd

  • 1928
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Three years after the immense popular success of King Vidor's THE BIG PARADE (1925), Vidor directed THE CROWD, another silent drama about an average man caught up in great social forces that he doesn't fully understand. One of the few major Hollywood productions to deal realistically with the daily struggles and disappointments of ordinary people, THE CROWD,...read more

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King Vidor on directing The Crowd 1928, from his 1973 interview with Richard Schickel for the historic The Men Who Made the Movies documentary series.

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Silent classic about an "ordinary" Manhattan couple struggling to survive in the big city on his meager wages and the tragic accident that threatens to destroy them.

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