Tobacco Road

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Tobacco Road

georgia banker marriage hillbilly backwoods sharecropper

Tobacco Road

Release Date: February 20, 1941

Year    :   1941
Slogan    :   «ON THE SCREEN AT LAST! The Picture you've waited eight years to see...Picturized by the men who gave you "GRAPES OF WRATH"»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama
Production Companies    :   20th Century Fox
Director    :   John Ford
Producers    :   Darryl F. Zanuck
Writers    :   Nunnally Johnson, Erskine Caldwell, Jack Kirkland
RunTime    :   84 mins.

Shiftless Jeeter Lester and his family of sharecroppers live in rural Georgia where their ancestors were once wealthy planters. Their slapstick existence is threatened by a bank's plans to take over the land for more profitable farming.

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