Sins of the Children

Overview

This touching drama follows the exploits of a big-hearted businessman. The financier is just about to close a major deal when he is forced to move to the desert to help his tubercular son recover. It takes two years, and during that time, the businessman's partner has written him off as a business failure. That may be true, but in other areas of his life, the man finds untold riches from the grateful children he once so unselfishly helped.
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Overview

This touching drama follows the exploits of a big-hearted businessman. The financier is just about to close a major deal when he is forced to move to the desert to help his tubercular son recover. It takes two years, and during that time, the businessman's partner has written him off as a business failure. That may be true, but in other areas of his life, the man finds untold riches from the grateful children he once so unselfishly helped.
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Special Features

Featuring introduction and film history by Lou Lumenick chief New York Post film critic; A scene from "Vagabond Lover"; A scene from "That Uncertain Feeling"; "Life of Child Star: Bill Winkckler on his father Bobby Winckler."..and more!
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/2/2006
  • UPC: 785604212096
  • Original Release: 1930
  • Source: Roan Archival Group
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 80,235

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Robert Montgomery Nick Higgins
Elliott Nugent Johnnie
Leila Hyams Alma
Clara Blandick Martha Wagenkampf
Mary Doran Laura
Robert McWade Joe Higginson
Dell Henderson Ted Baldwin
Henry Armetta Tony
James Donlan Bide Taylor
Lee Kohlmar Dr. Heinrich Schmidt
Philippe DeLacy
Louis Mann Adolf Wagenkampf
Eddie Mills The Children
Gordon Thorpe
Jeane Wood Muriel Stokes
Betsy Ann Hisle
Francis X. Bushman Jr.
Technical Credits
Sam Wood Director
David Cox Costumes/Costume Designer
Cedric Gibbons Art Director
Clara Lipman Screenwriter
Elliott Nugent Screenwriter
J.C. Nugent Original Story
Samuel Ornitz Screenwriter
Henry Sharp Cinematographer
Frank Sullivan Editor
Leslie F. Wilder Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sins of the Children
1. Good Morning [8:12]
2. The Barber Shop [6:07]
3. Joe Became Important [7:58]
4. Welcome Home, Doctor [16:55]
5. Ice Cream For Dessert [13:33]
6. A Fine Doctor [10:57]
7. Taken From The Card Table [8:08]
8. Sheriff's Sale At Christmas [14:17]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Sins of the Children
   Play Movie
   Chapters
   Bonus Material
      Film Historian Frank Thompson On The Sins of the Children
      The Life of a Child Star: Bill Winckler On His Father Bobby Winckler
      That Uncertain Feeling: Directed By Ernst Lubitsch
      The Vagabond Lover: Starring Rudy Vallee
      Radiation March
      Credits
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