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The Shining Hour (1938)

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76 min | Drama, Romance

A nightclub dancer marries into society and has to contend with her jealous sister-in-law.
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Writers
Jane Murfin (screen play) | Ogden Nash (screen play) | Keith Winter (based on the play by)
Composer
Franz Waxman (musical score)
Cinematographer
George J. Folsey (photographed by) (as George Folsey)
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Updated Nov 18, 1938

Release date
Nov 18, 1938 (United States)

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28 cast members
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Joan Crawford
Olivia Riley Olivia Riley   See fewer
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Margaret Sullavan
Judy Linden Judy Linden   See fewer
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Robert Young
David Linden David Linden   See fewer
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Melvyn Douglas
Henry Linden Henry Linden   See fewer
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Fay Bainter
Hannah Linden Hannah Linden   See fewer
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Allyn Joslyn
Roger Q. Franklin Roger Q. Franklin   See fewer
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Hattie McDaniel
Belvedere Belvedere   See fewer
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Oscar O'Shea
Charlie Collins Charlie Collins   See fewer
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Frank Albertson
Benny Collins Benny Collins   See fewer
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Harry Barris
Bertie Bertie   See fewer
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Granville Bates
Second Man on Plane (uncredited) Second Man on Plane (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis X. Bushman Jr.
Club Sirocco Doorman (uncredited) Club Sirocco Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chandler
Press Agent (uncredited) Press Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Coleman
Henry's Butler (uncredited) Henry's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Conlin
Man Shaving on Plane (uncredited) Man Shaving on Plane (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Converse
Hotel Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony De Marco
Van Stillman - Olivia's Dance Partner (uncredited) Van Stillman - Olivia's Dance Partner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sarah Edwards
Chairman of Morals Society (uncredited) Chairman of Morals Society (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Goodall
Mrs. Smart (uncredited) Mrs. Smart (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Hayle
Mrs. Briggs (uncredited) Mrs. Briggs (uncredited)   See fewer
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Buddy Messinger
Elevator Operator (uncredited) Elevator Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Claire Owen
Stewardess (uncredited) Stewardess (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Puglia
Maurice - the Headwaiter (uncredited) Maurice - the Headwaiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Raymond
Farmer (uncredited) Farmer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Ring
Candid Cameraman (uncredited) Candid Cameraman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Stanley
Minister Performing Wedding (uncredited) Minister Performing Wedding (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard - Hannah's Servant (uncredited) Leonard - Hannah's Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 699 votes