The Light Ahead (1939) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Light Ahead (1939)





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The satiric stories of Yiddish writer Mendele Mokher Seforim provide the basis for this sentimental story about downtrodden Russian lovers (played by Helen Beverly and David Opatoshu) aided by a sage-like old bookseller (Isadore Cashier).


Isadore Cashier
as Bookseller
Morris Shorr
as Hershel
Israel Mandel
as Yisrolick
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It has more of a political slant than other Yiddish films at the time.

April 25, 2006 | Rating: A | Full Review…

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