Comedy / Romance
Directed by Henry King
Cast: Janet Gaynor as Joanna Tate
Lionel Barrymore as Bob Connelly
Robert Young as Will Connelly
Henrietta Crosman as Mrs. Ellen Connelly
Richard Cromwell as Allan
Mona Barrie as Virginia Buchanan
Stepin Fetchit as Scipio
Russell Simpson as Richards
Shirley Temple as Joan Connelly
This romantic comedy film is based on the theatrical play, "The House of Connelly" where the plot revolves around a post civil war family that attempts to regain it's level of prestige that it was accustomed to prior to the war.
The Connelly family is happy to hear when Will Connelly weds a Yankee farm girl, Joanna Tate, during the Civil War Reconstruction. He marries Joanna even though his hot-tempered father disapproves of the union.
Directors: Henry King
Actors: Lionel Barrymore, Stepin Fetchit, Janet Gaynor, Shirley Temple, Robert Young