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The grapes of wrath

The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression is depicted in this immortal film of the Steinbeck classic.

Cannery row

A depressed section of Monterey, California, known as Cannery Row from its string of now-empty canning plants is the backdrop for an offbeat romantic comedy about a pair of mismatched lovers. Doc is a lonely marine biolo...

Of mice and men

Best friends Lennie (Malkovich) and George (Sinise) find themselves unemployed in Depression-era California, unable to keep jobs because of Lennie's childlike mentality. But once they get hired at the Tyler Ranch, they e...

In dubious battle

Set in California apple country in the 1930s, nine hundred migratory workers rise up and join forces to protest unfair wages and working conditions. As the labor strike wears on and conflict grows between the apple picke...

Of mice and men —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Streetwise George and his big, childlike friend Lennie are drifters, searching for work in the fields and valleys of California. They have nothing except the clothes on their back, and a hope that one day they'll find a ...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

First published in 1939, Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads, driven from their homes...

Working days : the journals of the Grapes of Wrath, 1938-1941 —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

This journal, like the novel it chronicles, tells a tale of dramatic proportions--of dogged determination and inspiration, yet also of paranoia, self-doubt, and obstacles. It records in intimate detail the conception and...

The moon is down —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968, author.

In this masterful account set in Norway during World War II, Steinbeck explores the effects of invasion on both the conquered and the conquerors. Occupied by Nazi troops, a small, peaceable town comes face to face with e...

Of mice and men —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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Clinging to one another in their loneliness and alienation, George and his simple-minded friend, Lennie, dream, as drifters will, of a place to call their own. But after they come to work on a ranch in the Salinas Valle...

Tortilla flat —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968, author.

In the shabby district called Tortilla Flat above Monterey, California lives a gang whose exploits compare to those of King Arthur's knights.

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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In Frank Galati's adaptation of Steinbeck's acclaimed literary work, The Grapes of Wrath, a full cast enacts the influential story of the Joad family amidst the Great Depression, illuminating their journey from disparagi...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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The influential story of the Joad family amidst the Great Depression, illuminating their journey from disparaging Oklahoma to the deceptively promising fields of California.

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