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Sweepings (1933)

Passed
80 min | Drama

Daniel Pardway, starting with almost nothing after the great Chicago fire, builds the biggest department store in town. He wants to pass on the business to his three sons and daughter, but has to deal with their lack of interest or ...See moreDaniel Pardway, starting with almost nothing after the great Chicago fire, builds the biggest department store in town. He wants to pass on the business to his three sons and daughter, but has to deal with their lack of interest or aptitude. Written by Robert Tonsing See less
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Writer
Lester Cohen (screen play) (novel)
Composer
Cinematographer
Editor
George Nichols Jr. (as George Nicholls Jr.)
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Status
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Updated Mar 23, 1933

Release date
Apr 14, 1933 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Lionel Barrymore
Daniel Pardway Daniel Pardway   See fewer
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Eric Linden
Freddie Pardway Freddie Pardway   See fewer
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William Gargan
Gene Pardway Gene Pardway   See fewer
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Gloria Stuart
Phoebe Phoebe   See fewer
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Alan Dinehart
Thane Pardway (as Allan Dinehart) Thane Pardway (as Allan Dinehart)   See fewer
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Gregory Ratoff
Abe Ullman Abe Ullman   See fewer
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Helen Mack
Mamie Donahue Mamie Donahue   See fewer
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George Meeker
Bert Pardway Bert Pardway   See fewer
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Ninetta Sunderland
Abigail Pardway Abigail Pardway   See fewer
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Esther Muir
Violet Violet   See fewer
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Chick Chandler
Gene's Friend (uncredited) Gene's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Cording
Customer (uncredited) Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Mrs. Patrick O'Leary (uncredited) Mrs. Patrick O'Leary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Esther Howard
Violet's Madame (uncredited) Violet's Madame (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivan Lebedeff
Prince Niko Gilitziv (uncredited) Prince Niko Gilitziv (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklin Pangborn
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carl Stockdale
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Thorpe
Indian (uncredited) Indian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.7 / 10 | 320 votes