This Side of Heaven Poster

Release Date: 1934

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Martin Turner (Lionel Barrymore) is a business executive who has to contend with a stressful job and a hectic family life. While rest of the Turner clan, including wife Francene (Fay Bainter) and son Seth (Tom Brown), is relatively happy, Martin feels underappreciated, with home and work problems pushing him to breaking point. Pondering suicide, Martin discovers that he can turn things around only with the support of his family, who must change their self-involved ways to help him out.

Cast: Lionel Barrymore, Fay Bainter, Mae Clarke, Tom Brown, Una Merkel, Mary Carlisle, Onslow Stevens, Henry Wadsworth

Director: William Howard

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Sacrifice, Mother, Emotional, Marriage, Office, Daughter, 1930s, Father, Amusing, Son