HOME     by HF:   Anthologies   Articles   Films   Intros   Juvenile   Mystery   Non-fiction   Novels   Pamphlets   Plays   Poetry   Stories  
  site:   About HF   Texts   Reviews   Chrono Checklist   Bookstore   Bulletin Board   Site Search   Author Index   Title Index  
Blue Heron Press   Citizen Tom Paine   Freedom Road   Last Frontier   My Glorious Brothers   Spartacus   The Children   Peekskill   Unvanquished   Masuto   EVC's Women  

Rachel and the Stranger

(1948 Black and White USA: 79 min)

Plot Summary: A stoic backwoodsman buys and marries a bondswoman to care for and to educate his motherless son.

Directed by:
Norman Foster
Cast (in credits order):
  Loretta Young Rachel
  William Holden David Harvey
  Robert Mitchum Jim
  Gary Gray Davey
  Tom Tully
  Sara Haden
  Frank Ferguson
  Walter Baldwin
  Regina Wallace
Written by:
Howard Fast / story)
Waldo Salt (screenplay)
Cinematography by:
Maury Gertsman
Music by:
Roy Webb
Costume Design by:
Edith Head
Film Editing by:
Les Millbrook
Produced by:
Richard H. Berger
Jack J. Gross (executive)
Other crew:
C. Bakaleinikoff (musical director)
Gordon Bau (make-up)
Russell A. Cully (special effects)
Albert S. D'Agostino (art director)
Jack Okey (art director)
Darrell Silvera (set decorator)
John Sturtevant (set decorator)