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The Power and the Glory


Frequently cited as the precursor to [[Feature~V9737~Citizen Kane~citizenkane]], [[Feature~V106460~Power and the Glory~thepowerandtheglory]] is the first major Hollywood film to extensively utilize narrated flashbacks to tell its story. At the funeral of a powerful railroad executive ([[Performer~P71578~Spencer Tracy~spencertracy]]), the exec's best friend ([[Performer~P50626~Ralph Morgan~ralphmorgan]]) recalls the dead man's colorful but tragic life. We see [[Performer~P71578~Tracy~spencertracy]]'s...more