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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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One-time movie song-and-dance man [[Performer~P20621~James Dunn~jamesdunn]] won an Academy Award for his "comeback" performance in [[Feature~V129624~A Tree Grows in Brooklyn~atreegrowsinbrooklyn]]. Based on the best-selling novel by Betty Smith, the film relates the trials and tribulations of a turn-of-the-century Brooklyn tenement family. The father, Dunn, is a likable but irresponsible alcoholic whose dreams of improving his family's lot are invariably doomed to disappointment. The mother...more

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