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Blossoms in the Dust

Blossoms in the Dust(1941)

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Brief Synopsis

True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.

Cast & Crew

Mervyn LeRoy Director
Greer Garson Edna Gladney
Walter Pidgeon Sam Gladney
Felix Bressart Dr. Max Bresler
Marsha Hunt Charlotte [Kahly]
Fay Holden Mrs. Kahly
Samuel S. Hinds Mr. Kahly
Kathleen Howard Mrs. Keats
George Lessey Mr. Keats
William Henry Allan Keats
John Eldredge Damon [Edna's fiancé]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 26 Jun 1941
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  A Mervyn LeRoy Production
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Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  98 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,940    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • My baby

    Kimberly Glunz 2019-10-03

    I gave my baby up for adoption at birth through the Edna Gladney Home. I lived there on the premises for about 5 months. It is an absolutely wonderful... MORE>

  • No such line

    Gary 2014-02-22

    The line "I can cry on the inside" as related in a longer TCM article on this movie does NOT appear in the movie. MORE>

  • Blossoms in the Dust

    Sandy 2014-02-22

    Just finished watching this movie. What a great film! I loved every minute of it! Was not expecting to cry, boy did I. MORE>