Important films of The Great Depression era
(Digital History ID 3724)

  • Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
  • Boys Town (1938)
  • I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang (1932)
  • King of the Hill (1993)
  • Our Daily Bread (1934)
  • They Shoot Horses, Don’t They (1969)
  • Wild River (1960)
  • Biopics
    • All the King's Men (1949)- Based on the life of Huey Long)
    • Amelia Earhart (1976)
    • Bloody Mama (1970)- about Ma Barker
    • Bound for Glory (1976) - about Woody Guthrie
    • Bugsy (1991)- about gangster Bugsy Siegel
    • Dillinger (1945) (1973)
    • Eleanor and Franklin (1976)
    • Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
    • Eleanor, First Lady of the World (1982)- about Eleanor Roosevelt
    • Flight for Freedom (1943)- about Aviator Amelia Earhart
    • Henry and June (1990)- about Henry Miller and Anais Nin
    • Knute Rockne, All American (1940)
    • Leadbelly (1976)
    • The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976)
    • Machine-Gun Kelly (1958)
    • Melvin Purvis, G-Man (1974)
    • Pretty Boy Floyd (1960)
    • The Pride of the Yankees (1942)
    • Sunrise at Campobello (1960)- about Franklin D. Roosevelt

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