Edward, My Son
Edward, My Son (1949)

Businessman Spencer Tracy is devoted beyond all reason to his son Edward. Tracy lies, cheats, steals, commits arson, and drives two people to suicide in order to smooth Edward's path in life. The boy repays this loyalty by becoming an… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 1, 1949
DVD Release Date: December 13, 2011
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Richard Brody
New Yorker

The movie silently shrieks under the pressure of constant, hectic fear.

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Emanuel Levy

Playing a bitter alcoholic wife (married to Spencer Tracy), Deborah Kerr received the first of her six Best Actress nomination for George Cukor's well acted melodrama.

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John Ballantine
Yick. A man goes to the ends of the earth to get his son what he needs in life..including criminal ends and the son knocks someone up and offs himself. Sheesh.… More