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The Great Depression In the movie The Grapes of Wrath one of the biggest problems in the movie is the fact that the great depression is in its prime The great depression is the main cause and the sound basis for the movie When you think about it after watching the movie all of the events in the movie happened because of the great depression The only reason that all of these people were moving out west was because they had no work They were not making enough money to feed their families I could not really tell you whether or not the Joad family had it the worst back then saying that this really happened It was probably one of the hardest things that people had to do They had to leave everything behind them to try and find a better life It was not like the gold rush People during the gold rush did not have to leave their homes They left voluntarily It was a totally different story during The Grapes of Wrath The men who drove the cats caterpillar tractors came to the houses of the people and told them that they had to leave by a certain time If they did not leave they would be put in jail and then the men on the cats would plow over their houses anyway with no remorse When asked why they did this they simply said that they had a family to feed just like the rest of the people who were suffering during this difficult time Most of the families that the movie showed were very reluctant to leave and when the cats came they would attempt to stand their ground and threaten the workers They would say that if they came any further that they would shoot at the workers I remember that one worker said that it would not do any good because if he got
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