A Tree Grows In Brooklyn

Peggy Ann Gardner finds that life can be difficult if you are poor and live in Brooklyn at the turn of the century. Adapted from Betty Smith's novel, this is a fine and heart-warming drama with a splendid cast. Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn and Lloyd Nolan also star with Oscars going to Dunn and Gardner.

Year: 1945
Genre: Drama, Classic Drama, Based on..., Classic Cinema
Country: USA
Director: Elia Kazan
Starring: Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn
Duration: 128 Minutes
Rating: G
Location in store: Classic Drama



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