Lilies of the Field (1930)

Mother-love drama, with songs.


Alexander Korda


William Hurlbut (novel), John F. Goodrich (scenario) | 1 more credit »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Corinne Griffith ... Mildred Harker
Ralph Forbes ... Ted Willing
John Loder ... Walter Harker
Eve Southern ... Pink
Jean Laverty ... Gertie (as Jean Bary)
Tyler Brooke Tyler Brooke ... Bert Miller
Freeman Wood ... Lewis Conroy
Anne Schaefer ... First Maid (as Ann Schaeffer)
Clarissa Selwynne Clarissa Selwynne ... Second Maid
Patsy Page Patsy Page ... Baby
George Beranger ... Barber (as André Beranger)
Douglas Gerrard ... Headwaiter
Rita La Roy ... Florette
Betty Boyd ... Joyce
May Boley May Boley ... Maizie


The story of Mildred Hawker (Corrine Griffith), the victim of a messy divorce and the custody of her daughter, as she decline into the world of jazzy nightclubs where she takes the job of a singer, turn into a gold-digger and is later arrested for vagrancy. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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DIFFERENT AND FAR GREATER THAN ANYTHING CORINNE GRIFFITH HAS EVER DONE - Drama of society --- its heights --- its depths --- and a beautify "lily" who blossomed in both. Corinne Griffith, the Orchid of the Screen in her finest characterization. Yes, one of the greatest characterizations of the talking screen. See more »


Drama | Romance








Release Date:

5 January 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amore di domani See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (Vitaphone)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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Did You Know?


In a separately film trailer, Vitaphone production reel #3646, Corinne Griffith talks to the audience about the film. See more »


Featured in The Tenderfoot (1932) See more »


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Music by Edwin F. Kendall
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