STREET SCENE (1931)
STREET SCENE (1931)
Product Code: STREETSCENE
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Price: $22.95
Description

King Vidor presents this adaptation of Elmer Rice's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Street Scene. The Story unfolds on a New York city street (actually a massive half block set) from one evening to the following afternoon. 78 minutes. A Grapevine Video Release.

 

In a hot summer afternoon in New York, Emma Jones gossips with other neighbors of her residential building about the affair of Mrs. Anna Maurrant and the milkman Steve Sankey. When the rude Mr. Frank Maurrant arrives, they change the subject. Meanwhile, their teenage daughter Rose Maurrant is sexually harassed by her boss Mr. Bert Easter; however, she likes her Jewish neighbor Sam that has a crush on her. On the next morning, Frank tells that is traveling to Stanford on business. Mrs. Maurrant meets the gentle Sankey in her apartment, but out of the blue Frank comes back home in an announced tragedy.

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