The Farmer in the Dell (1936) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Farmer in the Dell (1936)





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Movie Info

In this homespun comedy, a farm family in Iowa lead a pastoral existence until old Ma decides that they must pull up stakes and head for Hollywood so their daughter can become a movie star. As it turns out, it is Pa who becomes the movie star.


Fred Stone
as Ernest 'Pa' Boyer
Jean Parker
as Adie Boyer
Esther Dale
as Louella 'Ma' Boyer
Frank Albertson
as Davy Davenport
Moroni Olsen
as Chester Hart
Maxine Jennings
as Maud Durant
Ray Mayer
as Spike
Rafael Storm
as Nicky Ranovitch
Tony Martin
as Studio Reception Clerk
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Critic Reviews for The Farmer in the Dell

All Critics (1)

The Farmer in the Dell is no screen masterpiece, but it has its bright moments and on the whole offers better entertainment than many more pretentious pictures.

October 8, 2019 | Full Review…

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