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The Barker (1928)

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80 min | Drama, Romance

A carnival barker wants his son to become a lawyer, but his son gets side-tracked into joining the carnival too.
Writers
Kenyon Nicholson (based on a play by) (as John Kenyon Nicholson) | Benjamin Glazer (scenario) | Herman J. Mankiewicz (titles)
Cinematographer
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Status
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Updated Oct 2, 1928

Release date
Dec 9, 1928 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Milton Sills
Nifty Miller Nifty Miller   See fewer
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Betty Compson
Carrie Carrie   See fewer
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Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Chris Miller Chris Miller   See fewer
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Sylvia Ashton
Ma Benson Ma Benson   See fewer
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George Cooper
Hap Spissel Hap Spissel   See fewer
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S.S. Simon
Col. Gowdy Col. Gowdy   See fewer
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Tom Dugan
Stuttering Spieler Stuttering Spieler   See fewer
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Louise Carver
Fortune Teller (uncredited) Fortune Teller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Cramer
Carnival Bull (uncredited) Carnival Bull (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Dunn
Hamburger Concessionaire (uncredited) Hamburger Concessionaire (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Gilbert
Sideshow Vendor (uncredited) Sideshow Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Harmon
Heckler (uncredited) Heckler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bynunsky Hyman
Fire Eater (uncredited) Fire Eater (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gladden James
Member of Hawaiian Trio (uncredited) Member of Hawaiian Trio (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sullivan
Man in Audience (uncredited) Man in Audience (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat West
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 67 votes