The Grapes of Wrath quotes

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A poor Midwest family is forced off their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

Director: John Ford
Writer: Nunnally Johnson, John Steinbeck
Production: 20th Century Fox
Genre: drama, history
Year: 1940
MetaScore: 96/100
ImdbRating: 8.1
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 15 Mar 1940
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 10 wins & 5 nominations total

27 Clips & Quotes

Cast

Tom Joad - Henry Fonda
Ma Joad - Jane Darwell
Jim Casy - John Carradine
Grandpa Joad - Charley Grapewin
Rosasharn Rivers - Dorris Bowdon
Pa Joad - Russell Simpson
Al Joad - O.Z. Whitehead
Muley Bates - John Qualen
Connie Rivers - Eddie Quillan
Grandma Joad - Zeffie Tilbury
Noah Joad - Frank Sully
Uncle John Joad - Frank Darien
Winfield Joad - Darryl Hickman
Ruthie Joad - Shirley Mills
Thomas - Roger Imhof
Caretaker - Grant Mitchell
Davis - John Arledge
Needles Policeman - Ward Bond
Inspection Officer (as Selmar Jackson) - Selmer Jackson
Roadblock Leader - Charles Middleton
Proprietor (as Eddie Waller) - Eddy Waller
Frank - David Hughes
City Man - Cliff Clark
Keene Ranch Foreman (as Joseph Sawyer) - Joe Sawyer
Fake Hiring Agent - Adrian Morris
Muley's Son - Hollis Jewell
Spencer - Robert Homans
Truck Driver - Irving Bacon
Boy Who Bragged of Eating Chicken - Wally Albright
Arkansas Storekeeper - Erville Alderson
Migrant - Josephine Allen
Hungry Boy - Robert J. Anderson
Migrant - Frank Atkinson
Jule - Bouncer at Dance - Trevor Bardette
Migrant - John Binns
Migrant - Joe Bordeaux
Migrant - Leon Brace
Migrant - Henry Brahe
Migrant - Buster Brodie
Migrant - Scotty Brown
Migrant - Hal Budlong
Migrant - Nora Bush
Guard - Russ Clark
Girl in Migrant Camp - Shirley Coates
Migrant - Cal Cohen
Migrant - Cecil Cook
Migrant - Tex Cooper
Deputy - Harry Cording
Buck Jackson - Witness at Dance - Jim Corey
Migrant - Delmar Costello
Migrant - Jane Crowley
Migrant - W.H. Davis
Migrant - Helen Dean
Bookseller - John Dilson
Migrant - Lillian Drew
Deputy - Ralph Dunn
Motorcycle Cop - Thornton Edwards
Migrant - Billy Elmer
Deputy - Pat Flaherty
Guard - James Flavin
Migrant - Francis Ford
Migrant - Emily Gerdes
Migrant - Tyler Gibson
Migrant - Barney Gilmore
Deputy with Shotgun - William Haade
Gas Station Attendant in Bakersfield - Ben Hall
Migrant - Dean Hall
Migrant - Edna Hall
Migrant - Don Hawks
Migrant - Sidney Hayes
Migrant - Cliff Herbert
Gas Station Attendant - Herbert Heywood
Migrant - Harry Holden
Migrant - E.J. Kaspar
Migrant - David Kirkland
Cop - Rex Lease
Migrant - Hazel Lollier
Muley's Wife - Mae Marsh
Man in Camp - Louis Mason
Migrant - Harry Matthews
Migrant - Scotty Mattraw
Gang Leader - Walter McGrail
Migrant - Jules Michelson
New Mexico Border Guard - Walter Miller
Migrant - Richard Neill
Migrant - Frank Newburg
Deputy #1 - Frank O'Connor
Migrant - L.F. O'Connor
State Policeman - Ted Oliver
Woman in Camp - Inez Palange
Gas Station Attendant #2 in Needles - Steve Pendleton
Camp Helper - Jack Pennick
Migrant - Walter Perry
Migrant - Walton Pindon
Migrant - Rose Plumer
Migrant - Chauncey Pyle
Deputy - Bob Reeves
Migrant - Gladys Rehfeld
Migrant - Waclaw Rekwart
Keene Ranch Guard - Dick Rich
Waitress - Gloria Roy
Hungry Girl - Peggy Ryan
Gas Station Attendant #1 in Needles - Robert Shaw
Deputy - Lee Shumway
Migrant - C.B. Steele
Migrant - Al Stewart
Deputy - Paul Sutton
Deputy / Troublemaker - Harry Tenbrook
Migrant - D.H. Turner
Deputy Handcuffing Casy - Tom Tyler
Migrant - Pearl Varvalle
Migrant - Eleanore Vogel
Guard - Max Wagner
Migrant - Harry Wallace
Migrant - John Wallace
Woman Who Gets Shot - Glen Walters
Migrant - Jack Walters
Migrant - Frank Watson
Migrant - Jim Welch
Migrant - Charles West
Poor Man Walking with Woman in Transient Camp - Dan White
Square-Dance Caller - Bill Wolfe
Migrant - Bill Worth