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The Road Back (1937)

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100 min | Drama, War

After World War I, a group of former German soldiers try to adjust to civilian life.
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Director
Writers
Charles Kenyon (screenplay) | Erich Maria Remarque (novel "Der Weg zurück") | R.C. Sherriff (screenplay)
Cinematographers
John J. Mescall | George Robinson (as George H. Robinson)
Editors
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Updated Jun 1, 1937

Release date
Jun 1, 1937 (United States)

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John 'Dusty' King
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Louise Fazenda
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Noah Beery Jr.
Wessling Wessling   See fewer
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John Emery
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Lionel Atwill
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Henry Hunter
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Larry J. Blake
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Gene Garrick
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Marilyn Harris
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Spring Byington
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Frank Reicher
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Arthur Hohl
Heinrich Heinrich   See fewer
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William B. Davidson
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Al Shean
Markheim Markheim   See fewer
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Edwin Maxwell
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Robert Adair
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Margaret Armstrong
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Charles Bennett
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Harry C. Bradley
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Lane Chandler
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Harvey Clark
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Russ Clark
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Robert Greig
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Sigrid Gurie
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Charles Halton
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Otto Hoffman
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6.4 / 10 | 135 votes