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Swamp Water
Directed by:
Jean Renoir

Starring Walter Brennan, Walter Huston, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Virginia Gilmore and John Carradine, "Swamp Water" (also known as "Palude della morte, La") is a Drama film directed by Jean Renoir, released on November 16 of 1941 in the USA.

Who is the director of "Swamp Water":

Swamp Water was directed by Jean Renoir, a French director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before making Swamp Water, Jean Renoir had directed La Bête humaine, released in 1938, La Marseillaise (1938), La Grande illusion (1937), Toni (1935), Boudu sauvé des eaux (1932), and On purge bébé (1931). Since, he directed The Amazing Mrs. Holliday, released in 1943, The Southerner (1945), The Diary of a Chambermaid (1946), The River (1951), Le Carrosse d'or (1953), and French Cancan (1954).

What was the release date of "Swamp Water":

Swamp Water was first released on Sunday, November 16, 1941, in the United States. Also released on Sunday, November 16, 1941 has been Valeriy Chkalov (dir. Mikhail Kalatozov). This was seventy-seven (77) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 23, 1948 in France and on Monday, May 21, 1979 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Swamp Water":

At the casting of Swamp Water we find Walter Brennan, previously seen in Sergeant York (1941) and Meet John Doe (1941); Walter Huston (The Devil and Daniel Webster (1941), The Maltese Falcon (1941)); Anne Baxter (Charley's Aunt (1941), The Great Profile (1940)) [ more... ]

  • Walter Brennan, Walter Huston and Russell Simpson also appeared in Law and Order, released in 1932.
  • Russell Simpson and John Carradine, Ward Bond also worked together in Drums Along the Mohawk, released in 1939.
  • Russell Simpson and Dana Andrews, Ward Bond have all also be seen in Tobacco Road, released in 1941.
  • Russell Simpson and John Carradine, Ward Bond have all also be seen in The Grapes of Wrath, released in 1940.
  • Walter Brennan, Russell Simpson and Frank Austin can also be seen in Meet John Doe, released in 1941.
  • Walter Brennan, Walter Huston and John Carradine also appeared in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • Matt Willis and Russell Simpson, Frank Austin also appeared in The Spoilers, released in 1942.
  • Eugene Pallette, Russell Simpson and Frank Austin also worked together in Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, released in 1939.
  • Walter Brennan, Ward Bond and Russell Simpson also worked together in My Darling Clementine, released in 1946.
  • Dave Morris and Ward Bond, Russell Simpson also appeared in Young Mr. Lincoln, released in 1939.
  • Ward Bond and Walter Huston, John Carradine can be seen in Of Human Hearts, released in 1938.

What is the Storyline of "Swamp Water":

This film, like the novel on which it is based, is about a young boy (Ben) who encounters a fugitive (Tom) from a murder charge while hunting in the Okefenokee Swamp. The two form a partnership in which the youngster sells the animals hunted and trapped by both until townsfolk become suspicious.


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