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By John Steinbeck
Dramatised by Donna Franceschild

A Pulitzer Prize winning novel about economic migration and the endurance of the human spirit set against the backdrop of America's Great Depression and Dust Bowl.

Just as the Joads money and food run out, they find work on a peach farm. But Tom discovers they're breaking a strike led by their old friend Casy the Preacher. Tom and Casy are ambushed by a Deputy Sheriff and a mob of vigilantes and Casy is killed. In his fury, Tom hits back before running for his life.

The Joad family's dream of a promised land is about to end.

Director: Kirsty Williams.

Release date:

58 minutes

Last on

Sat 4 Apr 2015 03:00


Role Contributor
TomRobert Sheehan
MaMichelle Fairley
RosasharnMelody Grove
PaSteven McNicoll
AlFinn den Hertog
RuthieNicola Jo Cully
Mrs WainrightIrene MacDougall
Mr WainrightJimmy Chisholm
GuardNick Underwood
Cotton BossNick Underwood
Store ClerkLaurie Brown
BoyLaurie Brown
DirectorKirsty Williams
ProducerKirsty Williams
WriterDonna Franceschild

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