East of Eden quotes

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Two brothers in 1910s California struggle to maintain their strict, Bible-toting father's favor as an old secret about their long-absent mother comes to light.

Director: Elia Kazan
Writer: John Steinbeck, Paul Osborn
Production: N/A
Genre: drama
Year: 1955
MetaScore: 72/100
ImdbRating: 7.9
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 10 Apr 1955
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 10 nominations total

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Cast

Cal Trask - James Dean
Adam Trask - Raymond Massey
Sam - the Sheriff - Burl Ives
Aron Trask - Richard Davalos
Will Hamilton - Albert Dekker
Anne - Lois Smith
Gustav Albrecht - Harold Gordon
Rantani - Nick Dennis
Townsman at Carnival - Abdullah Abbas
Townswoman at Carnival - Rose Allen
Prisoner - José Arias
Townsman - Frank Baker
Coalman at Lettuce Field - John Beradino
Townsman at Carnival - Joe Brooks
Townswoman at Carnival - Nora Bush
Charlie - Townsman at Carnival - Jack Carr
Townsman at Carnival - Wheaton Chambers
Roy Turner - Automobile Mechanic - Lonny Chapman
Townsman at Carnival - George Church
Draft Board Member - Edward Clark
Bouncer - Harry Cording
Townsman at Carnival - Roger Creed
Townswoman at Carnival - Bryn Davis
Workman - Ray Dawe
Townswoman at Carnival - Anna Dewey
City Official at Parade - Lester Dorr
Townsman at Carnival - Joe Dougherty
Student - Darren Dublin
Townsman at Carnival - Franklyn Farnum
Townsman at Carnival - Al Ferguson
Student - Cliff Fields
Townsman at Carnival - Lloyd Ford
Man at Boxcar - Robert Foulk
Student - Nick Franke
Townsman at Carnival - Robert Gardett
Dr. Edwards - Richard Garrick
Townsman at Carnival - John George
Townsman at Carnival - Leonard George
Undetermined Role - Ruth Gillis
Mexican Girl - Lydia Guerrero
City Official at Parade - John Halloran
Official at Parade - Sam Harris
Piscora's Son - Jonathan Haze
English Officer - Ramsay Hill
Shooting Gallery Concessionaire - Earle Hodgins
Townsman - Tex Holden
Student - Diane Howe
City Official at Parade - Charles Anthony Hughes
Student - Gail Kobe
Townswoman at Carnival - Effie Laird
Townsman at Carnival - Billy Mahan
Trailer Narrator (voice) - Lou Marcelle
Townsman at Carnival - Mike Marienthal
Student - Frank Mazzola
Deputy Sheriff - Philo McCullough
Soldier - Edward McNally
Student - Ken Miller
Bartender - Tex Mooney
Soldier on Train - Ralph Moratz
Student - Robert Morris
Townsman at Carnival - Paul Nichols
Townsman - Artie Ortego
Lettuce Truck Worker - Gil Perkins
Coalman at Lettuce Fields / Man at Exercise Class - William 'Bill' Phillips
Rose - Townswoman at Carnival - Rose Plumer
Student - Patricia Prest
Prisoner - Julian Rivero
Student - Mickey Roth
Helper at Boxcar - Henry Rowland
Card Dealer - Loretta Rush
Townsman - Scott Seaton
Townsman - Sammy Shack
Milk Bottle Concessionaire at Carnival - Charles Sherlock
Mr. Piscora - Mario Siletti
City Official at Parade - Hal Taggart
Townsman at Carnival - Sid Troy
Townsman in Parade / Townsman at Carnival - Sailor Vincent
Workman - Max Wagner
Townswoman at Carnival - Lillian West
Townsman at Carnival - Chalky Williams