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The corn is green

Author: Irving RapperJack ChertokCasey RobinsonFrank CavettBette DavisAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : MGM/UA Home Video, [1988]
Series: Bette Davis signature collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Schoolteacher Lilly Moffat is dismayed by conditions in a Welsh mining town. She sets up a school to teach fundamental education to the villagers. Her housekeeper and daughter oppose the project, as does the local Squire who will not rent her space. Using part of her own home, she goes ahead with Miss Moffat's School. One of her students Morgan Evans turns from bully to brilliant student.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Emlyn Williams; Emlyn Williams
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Irving Rapper; Jack Chertok; Casey Robinson; Frank Cavett; Bette Davis; Nigel Bruce; Rhys Williams; John Dall; Joan Lorring; Sol Plito; Frederick Richards; Max Steiner; Emlyn Williams; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 21728858
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in March 1945.
From the stage play by Emlyn Williams.
Credits: Director of photography, Sol Plito ; editor, Frederick Richards ; music, Max Steiner.
Cast: Bette Davis, Nigel Bruce, Rhys Williams, John Dall, Joan Lorring.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (115 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Bette Davis signature collection.
Other Titles: Corn is green (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. presents ; screenplay by Casey Robinson & Frank Cavett ; produced by Jack Chertok ; directed by Irving Rapper.
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Schoolteacher Lilly Moffat is dismayed by conditions in a Welsh mining town. She sets up a school to teach fundamental education to the villagers. Her housekeeper and daughter oppose the project, as does the local Squire who will not rent her space. Using part of her own home, she goes ahead with Miss Moffat's School. One of her students Morgan Evans turns from bully to brilliant student.

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