Synopsis The town they talk of in whispers. A Good Clean Town. Cast & Crew. The picture was directed by Sam Wood. Kings Row (1942) is a thought-provoking, emotional, melodramatic, 'Peyton Place'-like film with a turn-of-the-century, small-town setting that revealed evil, cruelty, duplicity and depravity.Directed by Sam Wood and with James Wong Howe's impressive cinematography and Erich Wolfgang Korngold's magnificently rich score (although unnominated for an Academy Award! With movies like Torrid Zone, City for Conquest, and They Drive by Night (all 1940) already having elevated Ann Sheridan's career, she seems strangely cast in Kings Row. ‎Watch trailers, read customer and critic reviews, and buy Kings Row directed by Sam Wood for $7.99. Robert Cummings Parris Mitchell. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of Kings Row with exclusive news, pictures, videos and more at TVGuide.com Studio Ronald Reagan Cast. Directors. Kings Row: Ann Sheridan, Emory Parnell, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Douglas Croft, Egon Brecher, Frank Mayo, Fred Kelsey Kings Row - Cast, Crew and Credits - TV.com Search Sin surrounds circa-1900 townsfolk (Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Robert Cummings). Kings Row. Kings Row is one of Warner Bros.' most distinguished productions, highlighted by an outstanding cast, haunting James Wong Howe cinematography and a somber, emotion-laden Erich Wolfgang Korngold score. Kings Row is far too melodramatic even for me. Directors Sam Wood . Parris would return to Kings Row in the summer to be its "first" psychiatrist. Ann Sheridan Randy Monoghan. Ronald Reagan Drake McHugh. Kings Row. Additional information. Betty Field Cast. Parris and Drake are from wealthy families. Close. Ann Sheridan Cast. More. Robert Cummings Parris Mitchell. Sam Wood Director. Five children in an apparently ideal American small town find their lives changing as the years pass near the turn of the century in 1900. Robert Cummings Cast. A web page dedicated to Kings Row. Kings Row. Cast & Crew. Close. Directors Sam Wood . They are from the professional class. Kings Row is a 1942 film starring Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, and Ronald Reagan that tells a story of young people growing up in a small American town at the turn of the twentieth century. Kings Row successfully navigates around the edges of the movie-style soap opera to bring us a memorable look at how that most hallowed slice of Americana, the clean, pretty, small town, was just as susceptible to madness, corruption and pointless violence as any big city. Robert Cummings Cast. Sam Wood . Sort by: Sam Wood Director. TMDb Score. Sam Wood . Henry Bellamann Screenplay. The film was adapted by Casey Robinson from a best-selling 1940 novel of the same name by Henry Bellamann. A seemingly quiet Midwestern town is the hiding place for a number of sordid secrets in this melodrama based on Henry Bellamann's best-selling novel. Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Betty Field, Claude Rains and Charles Coburn give indelible performances ? 1942 Directed by Sam Wood. Cast e Troupe. A Good Town to Live In and a Good Place to Raise Your Children." Kings Row explores class disparities as they exist today and the tragic events that inevitably unfold when people are driven by anger and resentment. Five children in an apparently ideal American small town find their lives changing as the years pass near the turn of the century in 1900. Cast and crew. Studio Ronald Reagan Cast. Henry Bellamann Sceneggiatura. At least until the last 20 seconds of the movie when the lame and unconvincing happy ending rears its ugly head. ‎Watch trailers, read customer and critic reviews, and buy Kings Row directed by Sam Wood for $7.99. Ann Sheridan Cast. Rated the #21 best film of 1942, and #5212 in the greatest all-time movies (according to RYM users). Additional information. Download Kings Row Study Guide Subscribe Now Parris studied with Cassie’s father, Dr. Tower, a mysterious figure in Kings Row, but a doctor who other physicians admitted was superior to … Having read both “Kings Row” and “Parris Mitchell of Kings Row,” I can understand the problems the studio had in adapting the story of Kings Row to the screen, especially with the opposition they faced from the censors of the 1940’s. Dr. Gordon and his family are wealthy as are Dr. Tower and his family. Five children in an apparently ideal American small town find their lives changing as the years pass near the turn of the century in 1900. 69. Ordina per: Sam Wood Regista. Five children in an apparently ideal American small town find their lives changing as the years pass near the turn of the century in 1900. Ronald Reagan Drake McHugh. Former United States President Ronald Reagan delivers a star performance in this classic, heart-wrenching drama of the damage caused by dark secrets that lie just beneath of surface of an idyllic life in the small town of Kings Row. Kings Row is one of Warner Bros.' most distinguished productions, highlighted by an outstanding cast, haunting James Wong Howe cinematography and a somber, emotion-laden Erich Wolfgang Korngold score. Early 1900s. Ann Sheridan and Robert Cummings are starring, alongside Ronald Reagan, Betty Field, Charles Coburn and Claude Rains. Genres: Melodrama, Drama. Casey Robinson Screenplay. Read the Kings Row movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on Movies.com. Kings Row. Find movie and film cast and crew information for Kings Row (1942) - Sam Wood on AllMovie It's a story that deserves to be part of a far better film. We are shown the strata of the town in the contrast between Randy’s family and the other characters in the cast. Kings Row is a 1942 film starring Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, and Ronald Reagan that tells a story of young people growing up in a small American town at the turn of the twentieth century. Kings Row is one of Warner Bros.' most distinguished productions, highlighted by an outstanding cast, haunting James Wong Howe cinematography and a somber, emotion-laden Erich Wolfgang Korngold score. The picture was directed by Sam Wood.. Cast and crew. Kings Row is an hour-long American television period drama which was broadcast on ABC between September 13, 1955 and January 17, 1956 as part of the wheel series Warner Bros. Presents. Kings Row is an hour-long American television period drama which was broadcast on ABC between September 13, 1955 and January 17, 1956 as part of the wheel series Warner Bros. Presents. More. Betty Field Cast. Sam Wood Director. Sam Wood is a director that has a flair for overacting, and it ends up playing down the more crucial elements of this story while playing up emotions that drown out everything the story is trying to say. Kings Row (1942), Sam Wood's epic tale of life in a small turn-of-the-century town, begins on a deceptively optimistic note: a billboard that promotes the Midwestern hamlet as "A Good Town. Directed by Sam Wood, and written by Casey Robinson, "Kings Row" (also known as "Delitti senza castigo") is a Drama/Mystery/Romance film, released on February 02 of 1942 in the USA . Directors. Starring: Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Betty Field. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of Kings Row with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at TVGuide.com Directed by: Sam Wood. Ann Sheridan Randy Monoghan. Kings Row Cast and Crew "The town they talk of in whispers." Kings Row is a eulogy for the well-mannered lifestyle of the Victorian Era. Casey Robinson Sceneggiatura. 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