About the film
small town fireworks big family father high school uncle based on play or musical new england young man valedictorian early 1900s
Release Date: December 25, 1935
|Slogan||:||«The play that startled the nation!»|
|Producers||:||Clarence Brown, Hunt Stromberg|
|Writers||:||Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Eugene O'Neill|
At the turn of the century, a young man graduates high school and realizes the joys and sorrows of growing up, with some loving help and guidance from his wise father. A tender, coming-of-age story, with a wonderful look at a long-gone, but fondly remembered, small town America.