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2 hr. 2 min.

Plot Summary
When his impoverished past is uncovered, Matt Howard (Cary Grant) is promptly fired by the Peytons, a wealthy family in Williamsburg during the Revolutionary War era. Undeterred, Matt returns to court the family's daughter, Jane (Martha Scott), and the two marry and raise a family in the Virginia backwoods, infuriating the Peytons. The birth of a crippled son results in years of tension between Matt and Jane, and, when Matt decides to join the army, Jane makes a stunning decision.

Cast: Cary Grant , Martha Scott , Sir Cedric Hardwicke , Alan Marshal , Richard Carlson , Paul Kelly , Irving Bacon , Elizabeth Risdon

Director: Frank Lloyd

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

The Howards of Virginia (1940)

Release Date: March 29th, 2002|2 hr. 2 min.

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