Tess of the Storm Country (1932 film)

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Tess of the Storm Country
Tess of the Storm Country 1932.jpg
Charles Farrell and Janet Gaynor
Directed by Alfred Santell
Produced by William Fox
Written by Grace Miller White(novel)
Rupert Hughes(play)
Sonya Levien(screenplay)
S. N. Behrman(screenplay)
Starring Janet Gaynor
Charles Farrell
Music by Louis De Francesco (*uncredited)
Cinematography Hal Mohr
Distributed by Fox Film Corporation
Release date
November 20, 1932
Running time
80 minutes
Country United States
Language English

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.[1] [2]

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.



  1. ^ The American Film Institute Catalog Feature Films: 1932-40 by The American Film Institute, c. 1993
  2. ^ The AFI Catalog of Feature Films:..Tess of the Storm Country

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