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The Corn Is Green

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In this 1945 filmization of [[Performer~P116860~Emlyn Williams~emlynwilliams]]' semi-autobiographical 1938 play The Corn is Green, [[Performer~P17295~Bette Davis~bettedavis]] steps into the role originated on Broadway by [[Performer~P4290~Ethel Barrymore~ethelbarrymore]]. [[Performer~P17295~Davis~bettedavis]] plays Miss Moffat, a turn-of-the-century schoolteacher in a Welsh mining town. She has opened her own school in hopes of lowering the town's illiteracy rate, thus enabling the younger residents to...more

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