A film from Invincible Pictures Corp. Note that the smaller of the two video files (with the extension .mpeg4) is the source file and should be superior in quality.

Forgotten is a 1933 American film directed by Richard Thorpe.

Plot summary

Retired Papa Strauss, a widower, who has been a successful dye manufacturer, is being shifted around from one married-son's home to the other, and is not welcome at all because his daughter-in-laws' object to his smelly pipe smoking. Finally the family tucks him 'out of sight and out of mind' into a nursing home, with very little 'honor thy father' thought given to it. However, unmarried daughter, Lena, who loves her father dearly, with help from an inheritance from her uncle, and her chemist fiancée, who has new patented technology, sets up a new dye works with her father as head. They make a home for him. New company steals business from sons' company and finally has to bail them out. Sons and their wives attitudes finally change.

=Differences from source=


  • Lee Kohlmar as Papa Strauss
  • June Clyde as Lena Strauss
  • William Collier Jr. as Joseph Meyers
  • Leon Ames (actor) as Louie Strauss
  • Selmer Jackson as Hans Strauss
  • Natalie Moorhead as Myrtle Strauss
  • Natalie Kingston as May Strauss
  • Otto Lederer as Uncle Adolph
  • Tom Ricketts as Mr. Johnson
  • Jean Hersholt Jr. as Hans Strauss, Jr.
  • Betty Jane Graham as Lena Strauss as a child
  • Warren Glass as Louie Strauss


Category:1933 films
Category:American films
Category:American romantic drama films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:1930s romantic drama films
Category:Films directed by Richard Thorpe


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