- The Corn Is Green (1945 film)
name = The Corn Is Green
Emlyn Williams(play) Frank Cavett Casey Robinson
Bette Davis Nigel Bruce John Dall
July 14 1945
runtime = 115 minutes
country = USA
language = English
amg_id = 1:11008
imdb_id = 0037614
"The Corn Is Green" is a 1945
drama filmstarring Bette Davisas a schoolteacher determined to bring education to a Welsh coal miningtown, despite great opposition. It was adapted from the play of the same name by Emlyn Williams.
Bette Davisas Lily Cristobel Moffatt. The character was supposed to be in her 50s. To help her look the part, the thirty-six-year-old Davis wore a "fat suit" that added 30 pounds (14 kg) and a gray wig.
Nigel Bruceas the Squire
John Dallas Morgan Evans. Originally Richard Waringwas cast to play her prize student, but he was drafted for World War II.
*Rhys Williams as Mr. Jones
Rosalind Ivanas Mrs. Watty
Mildred Dunnockas Miss Ronberry
Gwyneth Hughesas Sarah Pugh
Thomas Loudenas Old Tom
Joan Lorringas Bessie Watty, the young woman who seduces Evans and almost derails his promising academic future.
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