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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 50 min.
  • Genres: Culture & Society, Film, History, Social History, TV & Radio, Music
  • Director:Philippe Mora


This documentary compiles newsclips from the 1930s to chronicle the entire decade of The Great Depression. The mood of the country is exemplified in a series of clips contrasting Franklin D. Roosevelt and James Cagney. Films of relevance to the documentary's task are also given attention, including James Cagney The documentary includes many songs from the period, including Woody...more