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Powder Town (1942)

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79 min | Comedy, Drama

An absent minded research scientist takes a job at a munitions factory
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Vicki Baum (idea) | Max Brand (novel) | David Boehm (screenplay)
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Updated Jun 7, 1942

Release date
Jun 19, 1942 (United States)

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Victor McLaglen
Jeems O'Shea Jeems O'Shea   See fewer
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Edmond O'Brien
J. Quincy 'Penji' Pennant J. Quincy 'Penji' Pennant   See fewer
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June Havoc
Dolly Smythe Dolly Smythe   See fewer
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Dorothy Lovett
Sally Dean Sally Dean   See fewer
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Eddie Foy Jr.
Mr. Billy Meeker Mr. Billy Meeker   See fewer
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Damian O'Flynn
Oliver Lindsay Oliver Lindsay   See fewer
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Marten Lamont
Chick Parker Chick Parker   See fewer
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Roy Gordon
Dr. Wayne Dr. Wayne   See fewer
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Marion Martin
Sue, Blonde Piano Player Sue, Blonde Piano Player   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
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Frances E. Neal
Carol (as Frances Neal) Carol (as Frances Neal)   See fewer
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George Cleveland
Gus, Institute Janitor Gus, Institute Janitor   See fewer
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John McGuire
Harvey Dodge (as John Maguire) Harvey Dodge (as John Maguire)   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Joe, Cab Driver (uncredited) Joe, Cab Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Baldwin
Jerry, Nitrate Technician (uncredited) Jerry, Nitrate Technician (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Barber
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Blystone
Security Guard Shooting Gun (uncredited) Security Guard Shooting Gun (uncredited)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
Mr. Tuttle (uncredited) Mr. Tuttle (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank McLure
Sarcastic Test Observer (uncredited) Sarcastic Test Observer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mills
Beer Drinker at Bar (uncredited) Beer Drinker at Bar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Netta Packer
Mr. Tuttle's Secretary (uncredited) Mr. Tuttle's Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Perry
Henchman at Dice Table (uncredited) Henchman at Dice Table (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Schaeffer
Charlie the Bartender (uncredited) Charlie the Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carl Sklover
Man at Dice Table (uncredited) Man at Dice Table (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Steele
Truck Driver, a Henchman (uncredited) Truck Driver, a Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sammy Stein
Battman, a Henchman (uncredited) Battman, a Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sally Wadsworth
Miss Wood, Dr. Wayne's Receptionist (uncredited) Miss Wood, Dr. Wayne's Receptionist (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 128 votes