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Judge Priest (1934)

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80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Judge Priest, a proud Confederate veteran, uses common sense and considerable humanity to dispense justice in a small town in the Post-Bellum Kentucky.
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Director
Writers
Irvin S. Cobb (based on: character of "Judge Priest") | Dudley Nichols (screen play) | Lamar Trotti (screen play)
Cinematographer
George Schneiderman (photography)
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Updated Sep 15, 1934

Release date
Sep 28, 1934 (United States)

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Will Rogers
Judge Priest Judge Priest   See fewer
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Tom Brown
Jerome Priest Jerome Priest   See fewer
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Anita Louise
Ellie May Gillespie Ellie May Gillespie   See fewer
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Henry B. Walthall
Rev. Ashby Brand Rev. Ashby Brand   See fewer
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David Landau
Bob Gillis Bob Gillis   See fewer
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Rochelle Hudson
Virginia Maydew Virginia Maydew   See fewer
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Roger Imhof
Billy Gaynor Billy Gaynor   See fewer
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Frank Melton
Flem Talley Flem Talley   See fewer
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Charley Grapewin
Sergeant Jimmy Bagby Sergeant Jimmy Bagby   See fewer
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Berton Churchill
Senator Horace Maydew Senator Horace Maydew   See fewer
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Brenda Fowler
Mrs. Caroline Priest Mrs. Caroline Priest   See fewer
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Francis Ford
Juror No. 12 Juror No. 12   See fewer
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Hattie McDaniel
Aunt Dilsey (as Hattie McDaniels) Aunt Dilsey (as Hattie McDaniels)   See fewer
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Stepin Fetchit
Jeff Poindexter Jeff Poindexter   See fewer
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Melba Brown
Black Singer (uncredited) Black Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thelma Brown
Black Singer (uncredited) Black Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vera Brown
Black Singer (uncredited) Black Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Goodall
Mrs. Maydew (uncredited) Mrs. Maydew (uncredited)   See fewer
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Winter Hall
Judge Floyd Fairleigh (uncredited) Judge Floyd Fairleigh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Hartigan
Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Townsman in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Si Jenks
Juror No. 10 (uncredited) Juror No. 10 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beulah Hall Jones
Black Singer (uncredited) Black Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lillian Lawrence
Townswoman at Trial (uncredited) Townswoman at Trial (uncredited)   See fewer
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Duke R. Lee
Deputy (uncredited) Deputy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Mann
Governess (uncredited) Governess (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Mason
Sheriff Birdsong (uncredited) Sheriff Birdsong (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul McAllister
Doc Lake (uncredited) Doc Lake (uncredited)   See fewer
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Matt McHugh
Gabby Rives (uncredited) Gabby Rives (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul McVey
Trimble (uncredited) Trimble (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hyman Meyer
Herman Feldsburg (uncredited) Herman Feldsburg (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Moran
Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Townsman in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Parrish
Taffy Puller at Festival (uncredited) Taffy Puller at Festival (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vester Pegg
Joe Herringer (uncredited) Joe Herringer (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Reed
Black Servant (uncredited) Black Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Constantine Romanoff
Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Townsman in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Rousseau
Guitar Player (uncredited) Guitar Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ernest Shields
Milan (uncredited) Milan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Tenbrook
Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Townsman in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gladys Wells
Black Singer (uncredited) Black Singer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Wilson
Townsman in Saloon (uncredited) Townsman in Saloon (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 1,649 votes