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William Wyler United States, 1936

ShawnD's rating of the film Dodsworth

What a pleasant surprise this was. Yes, it's a depiction of the troubles of wealthy whites amid the Great Depression. And the dialogue is a dated. But the characters are three-dimensional and the plot hums along. Viewers can imagine the leads as actual people posing questions which aren't simple to answer. They are "Who am I?" And, "If I'm that person, is my husband/wife right for me?"