Ross McElwee travels through the North Carolina tobacco belt in search of the ancient southern traditions associated with tobacco growing and use, while comparing his filmmaking to commercial cinema, represented by Bright Leaf, a melodrama directed by Michael Curtiz in 1950, starring Gary Cooper, apparently based on the life of his great-grandfather.Bright Leaves featuring Ross McElwee and Brian Baucom is streaming on Fandor. It's a biography and comedy movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (590 votes) and was well received by critics.
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Bright Leaves has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (590 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.