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The Power and the Glory (1933)

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76 min | Drama

A man's life is retold just after his funeral. Beginning as a track walker, Tom Garner rose through all sorts of railroad jobs to head the company. In the meantime he lost touch with his family. When he saw what was happening it was ...See moreA man's life is retold just after his funeral. Beginning as a track walker, Tom Garner rose through all sorts of railroad jobs to head the company. In the meantime he lost touch with his family. When he saw what was happening it was already too late. Written by Ed Stephan See less
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Writer
Preston Sturges (original screenplay)
Cinematographer
James Wong Howe (as James Howe)
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Updated Aug 16, 1933

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Oct 6, 1933 (United States)
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30 cast members
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Spencer Tracy
Tom Garner Tom Garner   See fewer
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Colleen Moore
Sally Garner Sally Garner   See fewer
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Helen Vinson
Eve Borden Eve Borden   See fewer
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Phillip Trent
Tom Garner, Jr. (as Clifford Jones) Tom Garner, Jr. (as Clifford Jones)   See fewer
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Henry Kolker
Mr. Borden Mr. Borden   See fewer
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Sarah Padden
Henry's Wife Henry's Wife   See fewer
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Billy O'Brien
Tom as a Boy Tom as a Boy   See fewer
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Cullen Johnson
Henry as a Boy Henry as a Boy   See fewer
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Frank Beal
Board of Directors (uncredited) Board of Directors (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Burke
Gateman (uncredited) Gateman (uncredited)   See fewer
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E.H. Calvert
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Mary Carr
Flower Lady (uncredited) Flower Lady (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chandler
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Sidney D'Albrook
Strike Leader on Platform (uncredited) Strike Leader on Platform (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Durkin
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Edith Fellows
Edie - Pupil (uncredited) Edie - Pupil (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Hartigan
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Edward LeSaint
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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James T. Mack
Elevator Starter (uncredited) Elevator Starter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Melton
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Oliver
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Tom Ricketts
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Russell Simpson
College Engineering Professor (uncredited) College Engineering Professor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillips Smalley
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Boris Snegoff
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Leo Sulky
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Robert Warwick
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6.8 / 10 | 538 votes