Cast: Beatrice Pearson, Mel Ferrer, Susan Douglas, Canada Lee, Richard Hylton.
When we met in Ireland, he didn’t realize how completely common I am in my home country…In this first leading role in a major movie for Humphrey Bogart, he plays a factory worker, disappointed at not being promoted, who joins a Ku Klux Klan-like group.(Full-text available online [UC Berkeley users only]; Print: Main (Gardner) Stacks; Moffitt PN1995.9.A case study in 30's and 40's Hollywoods fondness for mammies, Toms, and happy, childlike colored folk.Clarence Muse plays Jim" as what Donald Bogel has characterized as the "archtypical tom." (Bogle, Donald.
I should say that when my husband and I met we were not enamored with each other’s cultures!