Bright Leaf DVD
Directed by Michael Curtiz ("Casablanca"), this romantic drama set in 1894 stars Gary Cooper as a businessman who returns to his North Carolina hometown years after he was banished by an area tobacco tycoon. Determined to succeed and re-establish his family's reputation, he announces his plans to produce cigarettes as beauties Lauren Bacall and Patricia Neal vie for his affections. Jack Carson, Donald Crisp co-star. 110 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.