Sweepings

Sweepings

  • NR
  • 1933
  • 1 hr 20 min
  • 6.6  (356)

Lionel Barrymore stars in this drama about a man who spends his life building a successful business, only to discover that his children are uninterested in carrying it on. Barrymore plays Daniel Pardway, a Chicago businessman who emerges from the wreckage of the 1871 fire to build a department store empire. Recognizing that Pardway's children will only squander their money and ruin the business, Pardway's partner quietly buys their shares, emerging with full charge of the empire. Only when Pardway is on the verge of death do his children rally around him and promise to make something of themselves.

Sweepings
Description
Lionel Barrymore stars in this drama about a man who spends his life building a successful business, only to discover that his children are uninterested in carrying it on. Barrymore plays Daniel Pardway, a Chicago businessman who emerges from the wreckage of the 1871 fire to build a department store empire. Recognizing that Pardway's children will only squander their money and ruin the business, Pardway's partner quietly buys their shares, emerging with full charge of the empire. Only when Pardway is on the verge of death do his children rally around him and promise to make something of themselves.

Sweepings is a 1933 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 20 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6.

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  • Release Date
    1933
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 20 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (356)