Emile Zola

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1930s

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1930 / 1931 Picture: “Cimarron”Actor: Lionel Barrymore – “A Free Soul”Actress: Marie Dressler – “Min and Bill”Director: Norman Taurog – “Skippy” 1931 / 1932 Picture: “Grand Hotel”Actor: Wallace…

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Review: 'Germinal'

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Though commendable and ambitious, Claude Berri's reverent adaptation of the Emile Zola mining saga "Germinal" is strangely flat and matter-of-fact. This earnest depiction of class struggle will be a…

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