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Tol'able David (1921)

Tol'able David





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Movie Info

An honest young man finds himself caught in the midst of a feud between his hillbilly kinfolk and their rivals, the Hatburns. The trouble begins when the young man must bring back a stolen mailbag from the Hatburn property.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Classics
Directed By: , ,
Written By: Joseph Hergesheimer, Edmund Goulding, Henry King, Henry King
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 23, 1999
Universum Film A.G. (UFA)


Richard Barthelmess
as David Kinemon
Walter P. Lewis
as Iscar Hatburn
Ernest Torrence
as Luke Hatburn
Gladys Hulette
as Esther Hatburn
Ralph Yearsley
as Luke's Brother
Forrest Robinson
as Grandpa Hatburn
Warner P. Richmond
as Allen Kinemon
Marion Abbott
as David's Mother
Harry Hallam
as The Doctor
Patterson Dial
as Rose Kinemon
Lassie the Dog
as Racket, the dog
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Critic Reviews for Tol'able David

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

August 2, 2005

Audience Reviews for Tol'able David


There is a lot of drama going on in this movie, but it's realistic and heartfelt. If you like a good silent drama, see this movie. Personally, it didn't keep my interest enough because it was purely dramatic, and the ending is predictable.

Aj V

Super Reviewer

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