Action & Adventure

Hearts in Bondage (1936)

Director: Lew Ayres
Actors: James Dunn, Mae Clark, David Manners, Charlotte Henry, Henry B. Walthall
Runtime: 72 min.

At the beginning of the Civil War, two U.S. Navy officers choose different sides in the conflict. They both end up serving aboard ironclad warships, the Monitor and the Merrimack, and a historic battle ensues.

Trivia: This is a fictional story based on real events. James Dunn (Kenneth Reynolds) won a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for his role in 1945's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.