Home Town Story1951

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Home Town Story
Directed by:
Arthur Pierson

"Home Town Story" (also known as "Hometown Story", "Headline Story, The") is a Drama film directed by Arthur Pierson, released on May 01 of 1951 in the USA , starring Jeffrey Lynn, Donald Crisp, Marjorie Reynolds, Alan Hale Jr., Marilyn Monroe and Barbara Brown.

Who is the director of "Home Town Story":

Home Town Story was directed by Arthur Pierson, a Norwegian actor, director, producer, and writer.

Before Home Town Story, Arthur Pierson had directed Dangerous Years, released in 1947.

When was "Home Town Story" released:

Home Town Story was first released in the United States on Tuesday, May 01, 1951. Also released on this day was Francis Goes to the Races (dir. Arthur Lubin). This was sixty-eight (68) years ago.

What is the cast of "Home Town Story":

At the casting of Home Town Story we find Jeffrey Lynn, previously seen in A Letter to Three Wives (1949) and Whiplash (1948); Donald Crisp (Bright Leaf (1950), Challenge to Lassie (1949)); Marjorie Reynolds (Monsieur Beaucaire (1946), The Time of Their Lives (1946)) [ more... ]

  • Harry Harvey and Marilyn Monroe, Byron Foulger also appeared in We're Not Married!, released in 1952.
  • Harry Harvey and Marilyn Monroe, Renny McEvoy also worked together in Let's Make It Legal, released in 1951.
  • Byron Foulger, Griff Barnett and Virginia Campbell also worked together in Unconquered, released in 1947.

What is the Storyline of "Home Town Story":

Jeffrey Lynn plays a defeated politician who takes over as editor of a small town newspaper in an effort to get himself elected. His campaign is intended to be a continuing expose of the evils of big industry, and his strategy is to publish daily investigations of industrial skullduggery and pollution. Marilyn Monroe, listed as one of the film's stars, actually plays a very small bit as Iris Martin, the shapely office secretary.

On a school outing to an abandoned mine, Jeffrey Lynn's little sister [...]

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