Walter huston and lewis stone in a very wet parade before and. Sex 1920 and the wet parade 1932 carensclassiccinema. Jamess palace a familiar item of londons daily pageantry. The evils of alcohol before and during prohibition become evident as we see its effects on the rich chilcote family. Many of these texts are hardly accessible, even in italian, because they have not been. In addition to the main story, many small vignettes illustrate the theme, from the hotel resident. Sex 1920 and the wet parade 1932 when i was at cinevent in columbus. Wet parade 1932 a heavy social message movie but really well made, with some touching, in fact moving scenes. Partly this reflects the splintering of the temperance forces in 1932 what is most striking about the wet parade to the modern viewer, with a consciousness. Wet parade also features actor jimmy durante in a small role as a bearded federal agent.
It shows how two families are devastated by the effects of alcohol and prohibition. Father knows best jim anderson 203 episodes 19542010 im all right, jack 1959. The wet parade is a 1932 american precode drama film directed by victor fleming and starring robert young, myrna loy, walter huston, lewis stone and jimmy durante. The terrible effects of both alcoholism and prohibition on a northern family and a southern one provide the basis for this melodrama. The wet parade by upton sinclair upton sinclair on. The parade 2011 download or watch full movie online. And just in case the audience missed the point, its underscored near the end in a speech made by a discouraged prohibition enforcement agent.
Then there is a political level, with electioneering and a kind of lobbying by the charactersand the movieregarding drinking. Memorable quotes and exchanges from movies, tv series and more. Actor john loder, a friend of lubitschs, summarized his reputation in 1932. Frank hammar, a swede, on 1 december 1932 signed a contract to be technical.
The evils of alcohol before and during prohibition become evident as. The whole business goes more like a farce each day. There is the first layer of drinking and the damage heavy drinking does with some dramatic examples. Walter huston and lewis stone in a very wet parade before and after prohibition. Fan he denoted haste in writing a note by having a wet blot of ink on the paper.
With dorothy jordan, lewis stone, neil hamilton, emma dunn. Jimmy durante list of movies and tv shows tv guide. When we speak of studying influences, we are neces. The wet parade 1932 cast and crew alcohol and prohibition catch up to the patriarchs walter huston, lewis stone of two families, north and south. The wet parade was clearly intended to demonstrate the downside of prohibition. Download the tv guide app for iphone, ipad and android.
The wet parade 1932 alcohol and prohibition catch up to the patriarchs walter huston, lewis stone of two families, north and south. The wet parade is a 1932 american precode drama film directed by victor fleming and. The drifter 1932 western part 12 video dailymotion. A lengthy drama based on an upton sinclair novel, which shows the evils both of drinking and of the prohibition law. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. The two stories collide when kip tarleton robert young and maggie may dorothy jordan, both children of alcoholic fathers, join in a common fight against alcohol, feeling it was a key factor in the destruction of their lives.1430 393 1141 1684 1615 1355 1299 1374 1215 325 735 1145 1137 575 1156 650 106 1041 1103 1170 1229 921 453 1345 1254 96 1321 1145 1275 1123 1267 882 301 1279 1409 1180 27