Tess of the Storm Country (1932 film)
|Tess of the Storm Country|
Charles Farrell and Janet Gaynor
|Directed by||Alfred Santell|
|Produced by||William Fox|
|Written by||Grace Miller White(novel)
S. N. Behrman(screenplay)
|Music by||Louis De Francesco (*uncredited)|
|Distributed by||Fox Film Corporation|
|November 20, 1932|
Tess of the Storm Country is a 1932 American Pre-Code drama film. The movie stars Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, and Dudley Digges, and was directed by Alfred Santell and released by Fox Film Corporation. It is based on the novel of the same name by Grace Miller White and its adaptation for the stage by Rupert Hughes. 
Gaynor and Farrell made almost a dozen films together, including Frank Borzage's classics Seventh Heaven (1927), Street Angel (1928), and Lucky Star (1929). Gaynor won the first Academy Award for Best Actress for the first two films and F. W. Murnau's Sunrise.
- Janet Gaynor as Tess Howland
- Charles Farrell as Frederick Garfield, Jr.
- Dudley Digges as Captain Howland
- Dan Green as Katsura
- June Clyde as Teola Garfield
- Claude Gillingwater as Frederick Garfield Sr.
- George Meeker as Dan Taylor
- Sarah Padden as Old Martha
- Edward Pawley as Ben Letts
- The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1932-40 by The American Film Institute, c. 1993
- The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:..Tess of the Storm Country
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