The Good Earth

  • 1937
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Classic melodrama. Muni, in a powerful role--another marvelous offbeat characterization--is a simple rice farmer who weds Rainer, a kitchen slave, in an arranged marriage. Through incredible labor, Muni and Rainer make their little farm into a success, allowing Muni to buy many more rice fields and to prosper. They produce three children, and all more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (4 Credits)
Claudine West
Frances Marion
Talbot Jennings
Tess Slesinger
Source (1 Credit)
Pearl S. Buck
Producer (2 Credits)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (3 Credits)
Arnold Gillespie
Harry Oliver
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Edwin B. Willis
Costumes (1 Credit)
Dolly Tree