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The Mad Genius (1931)

Unrated
81 min | Drama, Horror, Romance

A crippled man finds a boy and vows to make him a great dancer.
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Writers
Martin Brown (play "The Idol") | J. Grubb Alexander (screenplay) | Harvey F. Thew (screenplay) (as Harvey Thew)
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Updated Nov 7, 1931

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Nov 7, 1931 (United States)

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16 cast members
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John Barrymore
Vladimar Ivan Tsarakov Vladimar Ivan Tsarakov   See fewer
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Marian Marsh
Nana Carlova Nana Carlova   See fewer
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Charles Butterworth
Karimsky Karimsky   See fewer
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Donald Cook
Fedor Ivanoff Fedor Ivanoff   See fewer
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Luis Alberni
Sergei Bankieff Sergei Bankieff   See fewer
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Carmel Myers
Sonya Preskoya Sonya Preskoya   See fewer
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André Luguet
Count Robert Renaud (as Andre Luguet) Count Robert Renaud (as Andre Luguet)   See fewer
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Frankie Darro
Fedor as a Boy Fedor as a Boy   See fewer
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Chester A. Bachman
Poster Hanger (uncredited) Poster Hanger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Brinley
Poster Hanger (uncredited) Poster Hanger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Boris Karloff
Fedor's Father (uncredited) Fedor's Father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mae Madison
Olga Chekova (uncredited) Olga Chekova (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Miller
Opera Spectator (uncredited) Opera Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Moran
Montmartre Cabaret Director (uncredited) Montmartre Cabaret Director (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Williams
Stagehand (uncredited) Stagehand (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Wilson
Curtain Man (uncredited) Curtain Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.5 / 10 | 476 votes