Main Street (1923)

The arrival of pretty Carol Milford in the staid Midwestern town of Gopher Prairie really shakes up the locals.

Director:

Harry Beaumont

Writers:

Julien Josephson (adaptation), Sinclair Lewis (novel)

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A modern day adaptation of Sinclair Lewis' Pulitzer Prize winning Main Street refracted through the struggles of American life in the rust belt in the 21st century and populist reactions against progressive change.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Florence Vidor ... Carol Milford
Julien Beaubien Julien Beaubien
Monte Blue ... Dr. Will Kennicott
Harry Myers ... Dave Dyer
Robert Gordon Robert Gordon ... Erik Valborg
Noah Beery ... Adolph Valborg
Alan Hale ... Miles Bjornstam
Louise Fazenda ... Bea Sorenson
Anne Schaefer ... Mrs. Valborg (as Ann Schaefer)
Josephine Crowell ... Widow Bogart
Otis Harlan ... Ezra Stowbody
Gordon Griffith ... Cy Bogart
Lon Poff Lon Poff ... Chet Dashaway
J.P. Lockney J.P. Lockney ... Luke Dawson
Gilbert Clayton Gilbert Clayton ... Sam Clark
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The arrival of pretty Carol Milford in the staid Midwestern town of Gopher Prairie really shakes up the locals.

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Taglines:

The Deliciously humorous, tensely dramatic,- yet realistic tale of a small town girl with metropolitan ideals- (Print Ad- The Bellingham Herald,((Bellingham, Wash.)) 21 September 1923)

Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

25 April 1923 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La calle mayor See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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