The Power and the Glory

Chestnut Hill Film Group’s ‘Tuesday Nights at the Movies’ continues on Nov. 12 with the 1933 film, ‘The Power and the Glory.’

After the funeral of Tom Garner, a despised railroad tycoon, his best friend Henry recounts Garner’s life, from his humble beginnings as a track walker to president of the railroad to, ultimately, his death by suicide.

‘The Power and the Glory’ was written by Preston Sturges and directed by William K. Howard. It stars stars Spencer Tracy as Tom Garner, Colleen Moore as his wife Sally, and Ralph Morgan as Henry.

The movie begins at 7 p.m. at Woodmere Art Museum. Doors open at 6:30. Admission is free, although donations are recommended.

For more information please call 215-247-0476. To see a list of the films being screened by The Chestnut Hill Film Group, visit

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