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Another Part of the Forest (1948)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 22 December 1948 (Denmark)
This 'prequel' to The Little Foxes tells how the ruthless members of the old-South Hubbard family got that way.

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Fifteen years after the Civil War the people of Bowden, Alabama still hate Marcus Hubbard for wartime profiteering. He's also at odds with wife Lavinia and his sons, conniving Ben and weak Oscar; but beautiful daughter Regina gets all she wants from him. Conflicts intensify when Regina gets involved with John Bagtry, scion of the old gentry, and Oscar with the Ku Klux Klan; on a stormy night, family relationships unravel. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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No Caminho da Vida  »

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Dan Duryea plays Oscar Hubbard in this film, eight years after he had played Oscar's son Leo in The Little Foxes (1941). See more »

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Marcus Hubbard: Try to remember that though ignorance becomes a Southern gentleman, cowardice does not.
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Follows The Little Foxes (1941) See more »

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Good acting but terrible people
25 March 2016 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

The story is about a dominating self made man that rules the family and fortune brutally and the other family members on their own way trying to get their share of the fortune. The Father made his fortune during the civil war selling at high prices and therefore the family is disliked of the whole local community. Besides that there are some love stories that have influence on the story.

When I watched this movie I could not complain about the acting which seemed fine from everyone.

I just have to say that I did not find any of the people likable or interesting enough for the movie to entertain me. I would say there are far better dramas out there.


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