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Two drifters, one a gentle but slow giant, try to make money working the fields during the Depression so they can fulfill their dreams.
- Gary Sinise
- John Steinbeck
- Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Two traveling companions, George and Lennie, wander the country during the Depression, dreaming of a better life for themselves. Then, just as heaven is within their grasp, it is inevitably yanked away. The film follows Steinbeck's novel closely, exploring questions of strength, weakness, usefulness, reality and utopia, bringing Steinbeck's California vividly to life.