How Green Was My Valley

How Green Was My Valley

How Green Was My Valley

John Ford's epic Best Picture Oscar winning drama. Spanning 50 years, the story revolves around the life of a Welsh mining family, as told through the eyes of its youngest child Huw (Roddy McDowall). 

Best Film, Actor (Crisp), Director, Cinematography and Art Direction at the Academy Awards 1942
1941Rating: PG118 minsUSA
DramaClassic
Director:
John Ford ('The Searchers', 'The Grapes of Wrath', 'The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance', 'Stagecoach')
Writer:
Philip Dunne
Cast:
Walter PidgeonMaureen O'HaraAnna LeeDonald CrispRoddy McDowallJohn LoderSara AllgoodBarry FitzgeraldPatric Knowles

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How Green Was My Valley / Reviews

Variety

Variety

One of the year's better films, a sure-fire critic's picture and, unlike most features that draw kudos from crix, this one will also do business.

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Time Out

Time Out

An elegant and eloquent film, nevertheless, even if the characteristically laconic Fordian poetry seems more contrived here.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

You can never expect to see a film more handsomely played.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Typically epic with a faithful screenplay to Richard Llewellyn's famous novel.

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