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The Green Years (1946)

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127 min | Drama

An orphaned young boy is guided by his great-grandfather and strives to go to university to become a doctor. However, the boy's harsh grandfather stands in his way.
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Writers
A.J. Cronin (novel "The Green Years") | Robert Ardrey (screenplay) | Sonya Levien (screenplay)
Cinematographer
George J. Folsey (as George Folsey)
Editor
Robert Kern (as Robert J. Kern)
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Release date
Jul 4, 1946 (United States)

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Hume Cronyn
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Gladys Cooper
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Dean Stockwell
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Jessica Tandy
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Robert North
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Henry H. Daniels Jr.
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7 / 10 | 709 votes