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Big Fella (1937)

73 min | Drama, Musical

In this musical comedy, Paul Robeson stars as Joe, a Marseilles docker hired by a wealthy English couple to find their missing son. When Joe finds him, he learns he escaped of his own will, and takes him to stay with a local singer. They ...See moreIn this musical comedy, Paul Robeson stars as Joe, a Marseilles docker hired by a wealthy English couple to find their missing son. When Joe finds him, he learns he escaped of his own will, and takes him to stay with a local singer. They offer him a refuge from his repressed white parents. Written by Anonymous See less
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1939 (United States)

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Elisabeth Welch
Amanda 'Manda' Amanda 'Manda'   See fewer
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Eldon Gorst
Gerald Oliphant (as Eldon Grant) Gerald Oliphant (as Eldon Grant)   See fewer
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Marcelle Rogez
Marietta Marietta   See fewer
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Eric Cowley
Ferdy Oliphant Ferdy Oliphant   See fewer
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Joyce Kennedy
Mrs. Oliphant Mrs. Oliphant   See fewer
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Dino Galvani
Gendarme (uncredited) Gendarme (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anthony Holles
Gendarme (uncredited) Gendarme (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eslanda Robeson
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Margaret Rutherford
Nanny (uncredited) Nanny (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 85 votes