As the Earth Turns Poster

Release Date: 1934

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
An immigrant farm family struggles through a terrible Maine winter. But it is not only the weather that brings turmoil to the Janowskis; their neighbors, the Shaw family, led by father Mark (David Landau), are suspicious of the foreigners. Over time, however, the clans grow closer, especially young Stan Janowski (Donald Woods) and Jen Shaw (Jean Muir), Mark's daughter. Stan loves Jen, but he still considers leaving her and his family to explore life in the big city.

Cast: Jean Muir, Donald Woods, Edith Lowry, William Janney, David Landau, Dorothy Peterson, Dorothy Appleby, Arthur Hohl

Director: Alfred Green

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Family, Passionate, Sacrifice, Melodramatic, Father, Rivalry, Love, 1930s, Touching