In Dubious Battle

Set in California apple country, a strike by migrant workers spirals out of control, as principled defiance turns into blind fanaticism. Caught in this upheaval is Jim Nolan, a...

Sweet Thursday

‘I ain’t never been satisfied with that book, Cannery Row. I would of went about it different.’ Returning to the scene of Cannery Row, Steinbeck brilliantly re-creates its...

The Wayward Bus

The Wayward Bus travelled the back-roads through the lush California countryside. Its driver was a man of the land—lusty, hot-blooded and uninhibited. On the bus was a girl...

The Winter of our Discontent

Ethan Hawley has lost the spirit of his wealthy forebears, a long line of proud New England sea captains and Pilgrims. Scarred by failure, Ethan works as a grocery clerk in a...

The Grapes of Wrath

A heart-wrenching full-cast adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by John Steinbeck, starring Jeffrey Donovan and Shirley Knight. Set during the Great Depression, The...