MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 70,248 this week

Thru Different Eyes (1929)

 |  Drama  |  14 April 1929 (USA)
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 11 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 109 titles
created 08 May 2012
 
a list of 10 titles
created 21 Aug 2013
 
list image
a list of 9997 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Thru Different Eyes (1929)

Thru Different Eyes (1929) on IMDb 6.5/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Thru Different Eyes.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Street Scene (1931)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Twenty-four hours elapse on the stoop of a Hell's Kitchen tenement as a microcosm of the American melting pot interacts with each other during a summer heatwave.

Director: King Vidor
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, William Collier Jr., Estelle Taylor
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A dedicated American reporter in 1930's Japan, is determined to expose that government's plan for world domination.

Director: Frank Lloyd
Stars: James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Porter Hall
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A newly married woman begins to suspect that her husband is a killer. Even worse, she soon comes to believe that she will be his next victim.

Director: Richard Whorf
Stars: John Hodiak, Sylvia Sidney, Ann Richards
You and Me (1938)
Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An altruistic department-store owner hires ex-convicts in order to give them a second chance at life. Unfortunately, one of the convicts he hires recruits two of his fellow ex-convicts in a plan to rob the store.

Director: Fritz Lang
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, George Raft, Robert Cummings
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A European princess arrives in New York City to secure a much-needed loan for her country. She contracts the mumps, and an actress who looks exactly like her is hired to impersonate her.

Director: Marion Gering
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Cary Grant, Edward Arnold
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A parole violator in early 19th Century France is relentlessly pursued and persecuted by an obsessive policeman.

Director: Lewis Milestone
Stars: Michael Rennie, Robert Newton, Debra Paget
City Girl (1930)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Lem goes to Chicago to sell the wheat his family has grown on their farm in Minnesota. There he meets the waitress Kate. They fall in love and get married before going back to the farm. ... See full summary »

Director: F.W. Murnau
Stars: Charles Farrell, Mary Duncan, David Torrence
Sabotage (1936)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A Scotland Yard undercover detective is on the trail of a saboteur who is part of a plot to set off a bomb in London. But when the detective's cover is blown, the plot begins to unravel.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Oskar Homolka, Desmond Tester
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Lieutenant B.F. Pinkerton is on shore-leave in Japan. He and his buddy Lieutenant Barton, out for a night on the town, stop in at a local establishment to check out the food, drink and ... See full summary »

Director: Marion Gering
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles
Good Dame (1934)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A chorus girl gets stranded in a small midwestern town. Against her better judgement, she hooks up with a smooth-talking con artist who says he can help her get out of town.

Director: Marion Gering
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Fredric March, Jack La Rue
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

After Michael Carter's fiancée commits suicide, Michael vows to seek revenge on his wealthy family, who sabotaged their marriage. He drives across the country angrily, and lands up at a ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Gene Raymond, Laura Hope Crews
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A young woman who owns a coffee shop falls for a handsome young customer, unaware that he is a gangster. The association results in her being tried and sentenced to a long prison term. ... See full summary »

Director: William K. Howard
Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Melvyn Douglas, Alan Baxter
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Viola
...
Harvey Manning
...
Jack Winfield
...
Frances Thornton
Earle Foxe ...
Howard Thornton
...
Spencer
Florence Lake ...
Myrtle
...
Valerie Briand
Purnell Pratt ...
Dist. Atty. Marston
...
King (defense attorney)
Dolores Johnson ...
Anna
Nigel De Brulier ...
Maynard
Lola Salvi ...
Maid
Stepin Fetchit ...
Janitor
DeWitt Jennings ...
Paducah
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 April 1929 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Guilty  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(MovieTone)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

I'm Saving All My Loving
Written by William Kernell and Dave Stamper
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Was this movie the forerunner of RASHOMON?
8 July 2006 | by (Jacksonville, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

In 1929, Fox released a courtroom drama that is very similar in theme and content to RASHOMON, produced 21 years later. Milton Gropper and Edna Sherry are the credited authors of the story, but you won't find them credited in any way in the English credits usually supplied for RASHOMON. Ryunosuke Akutagawa may have known of this story, consciously or subconsciously, when he wrote "In the Grove", the source novel for RASHOMON.

THRU DIFFERENT EYES made a great impression on me when I saw it at the age of nine. I don't recall many details after three quarters of a century, but I remember that three different witnesses gave entirely different testimony relating to a rape and murder, during a court trial. At that age, I saw at least one movie a week (the usual Saturday matinée), and I remember this one while most of the others are completely forgotten. It had a great cast, too. Notice Sylvia Sydney and Warner Baxter in lead roles. Pity, it seems to be among the "lost" films from Hollywood.


5 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Thru Different Eyes (1929) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?