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Of mice and men Narrtion by Gary Sinise

A drama of the relationship between two migrant workers, one a strong but pathetically retarded child-man, and the other his belligerent warm-hearted self-appointed guardian.

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  • "Of Mice and Men was John Steinbeck's first masterpiece. Originally published in 1937, it's the timeless story of George Milton and Lennie Small, ranch hands who drift from job to job, always one step ahead of the law and a few dollars from the poorhouse. George is small, wiry, sharp-tongued and quick-tempered; slow witted Lennie is his opposite--an immense man, brutishly strong but naturally docile, a giant with the mind of a child..."
  • "Abridged. Running time 240 mins."
  • "A drama of the relationship between two migrant workers, one a strong but pathetically retarded child-man, and the other his belligerent warm-hearted self-appointed guardian."@en
  • "In the California's 1930's, two unlikely friends, Lenny and George, dream of owning a farm together. Now that they've landed a job on a farm in the Salinas Valley, the dream seems within their grasp. But, the boss' son has a flirtatious wife and a few minutes alone with her dashes all hope of their leading a normal life."
  • ""The classic portrait of two outsiders struggling to understand their own unique places in the world"--Container."@en
  • "In the California's 1930', two unlikely friends, Lenny and George, dream of owning a farm together. Now that they've landed a job on a farm in the Salinas Valley, the dream seems within their grasp. But, the boss' son has a flirtatious wife and a few minutes alone with her dashes all hope of their leading a normal life."@en
  • "This classic is about Lenny Small, a huge but weak-minded man, and his protective friend George. They are a couple of itinerant rank workers with a dream ... an impossible dream perhaps, but one they share. It's a tender story of one man caring for his feeble-minded friend, no matter what trouble he gets into."@en
  • "Clinging to each other in their loneliness and alienation, George and his simple-minded friend Lenny dream, as drifters will, of a place to call their own. But after they come to work on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, their hopes, like "the best laid schemes o' mice an' men," begin to go awry."@en
  • "Tells a story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers, who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife. Tragic tale of a retarded man and the friend who loves and tries to protect him."
  • "In depression-era California, two migrant workers dream of better days on a spread of their own until an act of unintentional violence leads to tragic consequences. Some strong language."@en
  • "An itinerant worker looks after his mentally retarded cousin, a giant who doesn't know his own strength."@en
  • "Lennie, simple-minded yet strong, is a drifter, and gets work as a farm hand where he can. His fellow drifter, George, protects and exploits him in equal measure. Both men fantasize about owning their own farm someday. However, when they find work on a ranch in the Salinas Valley, Lennie's inability to control his dangerous instincts become a liability for George."
  • "The classic story of two itinerant farm labourers in the Depression in the U.S.A.A simple man's love of beauty causes tragedy."@en
  • "PLAYAWAY. Streetwise George and his big, childlike friend Lennie are drifters, searching for work in the fields and valleys of California. They have nothing except the clothes on their back, and a hope that one day they ll find a place of their own and live the American dream. But dreams come at a price."
  • "Two migrant workers' lives are shattered when one accidentally kills a farmer's wife."@en
  • "Two drifters - small, shrewd George and huge, simple-minded Lennie - get work on a ranch, planning to raise enough money to get a place of their own and live off the land, if George can save his childlike, bull-strong friend from getting into trouble."
  • "George and his simple minded-friend Lennie dream of a place to call their own. The two outsiders struggle to understand their own unique place in the world."@en
  • "In depression-era California, two migrant workers dream of better days on a spread of their own until an act of unintentional violence leads to tragic consequences."@en
  • "In depression-era California, two migrant workers dream of better days on a spread of their own until an act of unintentional violence leads to tragic consequences."

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