MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 32,938 this week

Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927)

 -  Drama | History  -  2 September 1928 (USA)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 247 users  
Reviews: 19 user | 3 critic

Slavery tears apart a black family in the South before the start of the Civil War.

Director:

Writers:

(from the story by), (continuity by), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 titles
created 31 May 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 09 Jan 2013
 
a list of 158 titles
created 02 Mar 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 04 Jun 2013
 
a list of 33 titles
created 06 Jul 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927)

Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Uncle Tom's Cabin.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Local councillor Sidney Fiddler persuades the Mayor to help improve the image of their rundown seaside town by holding a beauty contest. But formidable Councillor Prodworthy, head of the ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Thomas
Stars: Sidney James, Barbara Windsor, Joan Sims
Action | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The career of Revolutionary War naval hero from his youth in Scotland through his service to Catherine the Great of Russia.

Director: John Farrow
Stars: Robert Stack, Marisa Pavan, Charles Coburn
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An actor, Paul Orman, is accidentally told that his new, custom made tail coat has been cursed and it will bring misfortune to all who wear it. As the 4 succeeding wearers of the coat ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Charles Boyer, Rita Hayworth, Ginger Rogers
Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The devil and the spirit of mankind argue as to whether or not humanity is ultimately good or evil.

Director: Irwin Allen
Stars: Ronald Colman, Hedy Lamarr, Groucho Marx
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An ambitious young executive chooses a loveless marriage and an unfulfilling personal life in exchange for a successful Wall Street career.

Director: Mark Robson
Stars: Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Myrna Loy
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Professors Vrooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Thomas
Stars: Elke Sommer, Kenneth Williams, Bernard Bresslaw
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Franco Prosperi
Stars: Ray Lovelock, Martin Balsam, Elke Sommer
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Fred, George, Doug and Howie are quickly reaching middle-age. Three of them are married, only Fred is still a bachelor. They want something different than their ordinary marriages, children... See full summary »

Director: Michael Gordon
Stars: Kim Novak, James Garner, Tony Randall
Tortilla Flat (1942)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Danny, a poor northern Californian Mexican-American, inherits two houses from his grandfather and is quickly taken advantage of by his vagabond friends.

Director: Victor Fleming
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Hedy Lamarr, John Garfield
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The trials and tribulations of a group of experimental aircraft test pilots at Edwards Air Force Base at the dawn of supersonic flight in the 1950s.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy
Stars: William Holden, Lloyd Nolan, Virginia Leith
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Director: Al Adamson
Stars: John Kitzmiller, Herbert Lom, Olive Moorefield
Romanssi I (2013)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

A woman meets a man who tells her that they have known each other 11 years ago and wishes to take her out. Woman does not recall him and in her mind she thinks back and goes through several... See full summary »

Director: Anssi Mänttäri
Stars: Elina Reinikka, Juha Lagström, Elina Hietala
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Eliza
James B. Lowe ...
Arthur Edmund Carewe ...
George Harris (as Arthur Edmund Carew)
George Siegmann ...
Eulalie Jensen ...
Cassy
Mona Ray ...
Topsy
Virginia Grey ...
Eva
Lassie Lou Ahern ...
Little Harry
Lucien Littlefield ...
Lawyer Marks
Adolph Milar ...
Mr. Haley
J. Gordon Russell ...
Loker (as Gordon Russell)
Gertrude Howard ...
Aunt Chloe
Jack Mower ...
Mr. Shelby
Vivien Oakland ...
Mrs. Shelby
John Roche ...
Augustine St. Claire
Edit

Storyline

Slavery tears apart a black family in the South before the start of the Civil War.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Carl Laemmle's $2,000,000.00 Romance of the Old South. See more »

Genres:

Drama | History

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 September 1928 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Cabana do Pai Tomás  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Kino Print) | (edited) (1958 re-release)

Sound Mix:

| (Movietone) (musical score and sound effects)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Debut of Virginia Grey. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in The Naughty Nineties (1945) See more »

Soundtracks

The Battle Cry of Freedom
(1862) (uncredited)
Music by George Frederick Root
Played in the score
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Excellent Film
14 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just saw this movie on Turner Classic Movies last night. One of the BEST films I've ever seen! I laughed. I cried. I got angry. And I LOVED the ending. I loved the way the film was done, especially with the angel scene and the ghost. The locations were amazing and the actors and actresses were outstanding. I had no idea that slavery included the sale of white people as well. Little Eva's love for the slaves was so beautiful. She really moved me and when she died, I cried right along with Topsy. I cried when Tom was separated from his family and when the lead actress discovered her mother. I loved it when the army came to free all of the slaves and could feel the celebration coming through my television set. I truly wish that anyone and everyone who reads my words will have the opportunity to see this movie. I truly do think it's one of the best movies ever. A MUST see movie! Excellent!


2 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
?????this movie was strange petelato
I Like it mc-fly-f
Gender confusion Tim-O-T
My Great Aunt Magarita Fischer gina-77
Mona Ray's Topsy was done poorly. pete2141
Discuss Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?