Cabin in the Cotton (1932)

Cabin in the Cotton





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Movie Info

In this film, Richard Barthelmess plays a sharecropper's son who wants to improve his lot with a college education. Land baron Berton Churchill advises Barthelmess' father to get those "silly ideas" out of our hero's head, lest he forget his place.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Harry Harrison Kroll, Paul Green
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 28, 1992
Warner Bros. Pictures



as Marvin Blake

as Madge Norwood

as Eph Clinton

as Betty Wright

as Lane Norwood

as Cleve Clinton

as Jake Fisher

as Jake Fisher

as Roland Neal

as Old Slick Harness

as Old Blind Negro

as Holmes Scott

as Lilly Blake

as Tom Blake

as Uncle Joe

as Russell Carter

as Sock Fisher

as Ross Clinton

as Mrs. Norwood
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Audience Reviews for Cabin in the Cotton

Dated but worth at least one view for Bette's own personal movie line.

jay nixon

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"I'd like to kiss you, but I just washed my hair."
I have no idea what she meant, but that Bette Davis has style.

Valerie G

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