John Steinbeck's
Books on Film

"Man, unlike any other thing organic,
or inorganic in the universe,
grows beyond his work,
walks up the stairs of his concepts,
emerges ahead of his accomplishments."
(The Grapes of Wrath)

Cannery Row
The story of a former baseball star who becomes involved with a prostitute.

The Grapes of Wrath
From the John Steinbeck novel set in the Depression. Starring Henry Fonda. Nominated for an Oscar for the screenplay was Nunnally Johnson.

Of Mice and Men
Lenny and George seek happiness in a cruel world.

The Red Pony
A lonely boy loses faith in his father when his pony dies.

Tortilla Flat
A tale of friendship and love among fishermen and farmers in a California shanty town.

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