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The Iron Major (1943)

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85 min | Biography, Drama

Coach Frank Cavanaugh returns to college football after World War I, then gradually goes blind.
Director
Writers
Florence E. Cavanaugh (story) | Aben Kandel (screenplay) | Warren Duff (screenplay)
Composer
Cinematographer
Robert De Grasse (as Robert de Grasse)
Editors
Philip Martin (as Philip Martin Jr.) | Robert Wise
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Updated Oct 25, 1943

Release date
Oct 25, 1943 (United States)

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94 cast members
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Pat O'Brien
Francis William 'Frank' / 'Cav' Cavanaugh Francis William 'Frank' / 'Cav' Cavanaugh   See fewer
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Ruth Warrick
Florence Ayres Cavanaugh Florence Ayres Cavanaugh   See fewer
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Robert Ryan
Father Timothy 'Tim' Donovan Father Timothy 'Tim' Donovan   See fewer
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Leon Ames
Robert 'Bob' Stewart Robert 'Bob' Stewart   See fewer
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Russell Wade
Private Manning Private Manning   See fewer
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Bruce Edwards
Lieutenant Jones Lieutenant Jones   See fewer
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Richard Martin
David 'Davie' Cavanaugh David 'Davie' Cavanaugh   See fewer
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Kirk Alyn
John Cavanaugh (uncredited) John Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Andersen
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Barclay
Football Player (uncredited) Football Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brandon Beach
George - Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited) George - Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brooks Benedict
Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited) Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dean Benton
William Cavanaugh (uncredited) William Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Benton
Football Player (uncredited) Football Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Bice
High School Coach (uncredited) High School Coach (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Borel
French Officer (uncredited) French Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bonnie Braunger
Baby (uncredited) Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Mrs. Ayres (uncredited) Mrs. Ayres (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Brooke
Lieutenant Stone (uncredited) Lieutenant Stone (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles D. Brown
Fordham Official (uncredited) Fordham Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wheaton Chambers
Army Doctor (uncredited) Army Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Clark
Football Umpire (uncredited) Football Umpire (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon B. Clarke
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Courtney
Boston College Player (uncredited) Boston College Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Crehan
Judge (uncredited) Judge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Currier
Troop Ship Nurse (uncredited) Troop Ship Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Davies
Chuck (uncredited) Chuck (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joel Davis
Davie Cavanaugh as a Boy (uncredited) Davie Cavanaugh as a Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dickie Dillon
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Dilson
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roland Dupree
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elena Durán
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Fenner
Army Doctor in France (uncredited) Army Doctor in France (uncredited)   See fewer
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Craig Flannagan
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James Flavin
Football Umpire (uncredited) Football Umpire (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Forrest
Fordham Official (uncredited) Fordham Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Frederick
Yale Captain (uncredited) Yale Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bud Geary
Sergeant (uncredited) Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Hale
Sarah Cavanaugh (uncredited) Sarah Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Halsey
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Chuck Hamilton
Fordham Player / Officer at Swearing-In (uncredited) Fordham Player / Officer at Swearing-In (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Hansen
Bob's Girlfriend (uncredited) Bob's Girlfriend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Josh Hardin
Man (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Man (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Hart
Bailiff (uncredited) Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Harvey
Lieutenant (uncredited) Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Myron Healey
Paul Cavanaugh (uncredited) Paul Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Jean Heydt
Recruiting Sergeant (uncredited) Recruiting Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Teddy Infuhr
Davie as Boy (uncredited) Davie as Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy Jordan
Philip Cavanaugh (uncredited) Philip Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sid Jordan
Driver (uncredited) Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milton Kibbee
Mr. Watkins (uncredited) Mr. Watkins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Kilian Jr.
Francis Cavanaugh Jr. (uncredited) Francis Cavanaugh Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe King
Defense Attorney (uncredited) Defense Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kohler Jr.
Boston College Captain (uncredited) Boston College Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
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Harold Landon
Boston College Player (uncredited) Boston College Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Landry
Sarah Cavanaugh as a Girl (uncredited) Sarah Cavanaugh as a Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby Larson
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Le Pere
Court Clerk (uncredited) Court Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Lund
Football Player (uncredited) Football Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bonnie Lynn
Young Girl (uncredited) Young Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Magill
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Greg McClure
Boston College Player (uncredited) Boston College Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam McDaniel
Pete - Train Porter (uncredited) Pete - Train Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul McVey
Athletic Coach (uncredited) Athletic Coach (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Miljan
Oregon State Coach (uncredited) Oregon State Coach (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Miller
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Moorhouse
Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited) Dartmouth Alumnus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Georgie Nokes
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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William H. O'Brien
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe O'Connor
Second Defense Attorney (uncredited) Second Defense Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Charlie (uncredited) Charlie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
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Cyril Ring
Ross (uncredited) Ross (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Road
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Walt Robbins
Driver (uncredited) Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Roquemore
Young Frank's Neighbor (uncredited) Young Frank's Neighbor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ramon Ros
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Roy
Bob as a Boy (uncredited) Bob as a Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Shannon
Pa Cavanaugh (uncredited) Pa Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mel Shubert
Boston College Player (uncredited) Boston College Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sada Simmons
Nurse (uncredited) Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arnold Stanford
Soldier (uncredited) Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Thom
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Harry Tyler
Friend (uncredited) Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Tyne
Boston College Player (uncredited) Boston College Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Vaughan
Ma Cavanaugh (uncredited) Ma Cavanaugh (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Colonel White (uncredited) Colonel White (uncredited)   See fewer
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John B. Williams
Pullman Porter (uncredited) Pullman Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Windsor
Young Woman at Dock (uncredited) Young Woman at Dock (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Winkler
Frank Cavanaugh as a Boy (uncredited) Frank Cavanaugh as a Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Winston
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rudy Wissler
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Woods
Friend (uncredited) Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 175 votes