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The Prodigal (1931)

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76 min | Musical, Romance

The blacksheep son of a wealthy Southern family returns to his family's plantation after he spends five years on the road as a hobo.
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Writers
Bess Meredyth (story "The Southerner") (scenario) | Wells Root (story "The Southerner") (scenario)
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Updated Feb 21, 1931

Release date
Feb 21, 1931 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Lawrence Tibbett
Jeffrey Farraday Jeffrey Farraday   See fewer
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Esther Ralston
Antonia Farraday Antonia Farraday   See fewer
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Roland Young
Doc aka Somerset Greenman Doc aka Somerset Greenman   See fewer
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Cliff Edwards
Snipe, a Tramp Snipe, a Tramp   See fewer
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Purnell Pratt
Rodman Farraday Rodman Farraday   See fewer
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Hedda Hopper
Christine Christine   See fewer
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Emma Dunn
Mrs. Cynthia Farraday Mrs. Cynthia Farraday   See fewer
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Theodore von Eltz
Carter Jerome Carter Jerome   See fewer
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Susanne Ransom
Elsbeth Elsbeth   See fewer
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John Larkin
Andrew Jackson Jones Andrew Jackson Jones   See fewer
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Jules Cowles
Hobo (uncredited) Hobo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles R. Moore
Railroad Porter (uncredited) Railroad Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

5.4 / 10 | 76 votes