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The Great John L. (1945)

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96 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

Women in the life of prizefighter John L. Sullivan.
Writer
James Edward Grant (original screenplay)
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Updated May 25, 1945

Release date
May 25, 1945 (United States)

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76 cast members
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Linda Darnell
Anne Livingstone Anne Livingstone   See fewer
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Barbara Britton
Kathy Harkness Kathy Harkness   See fewer
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Greg McClure
John L. Sullivan John L. Sullivan   See fewer
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Otto Kruger
Richard Martin Richard Martin   See fewer
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Wallace Ford
McManus McManus   See fewer
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George Mathews
John Flood John Flood   See fewer
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Robert Barrat
Billy Muldoon Billy Muldoon   See fewer
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J.M. Kerrigan
Father O'Malley Father O'Malley   See fewer
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Joel Friedkin
Michael Sullivan - John's Father Michael Sullivan - John's Father   See fewer
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Simon Semenoff
Mons. Claire Mons. Claire   See fewer
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Harry Crocker
Arthur Brisbane Arthur Brisbane   See fewer
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Rory Calhoun
James J. 'Gentleman Jim' Corbett (as Frank McCown) James J. 'Gentleman Jim' Corbett (as Frank McCown)   See fewer
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Fritz Feld
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Lee Sullivan
Mickey Steele Mickey Steele   See fewer
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Edward Gargan
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Eddie Kane
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Jerry Maren
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Ernie Adams
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Guy Bellis
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Ted Billings
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Phil Bloom
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Eugene Borden
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George Brasno
Tom Thumb (uncredited) Tom Thumb (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Brodie
Sullivan's Friend (uncredited) Sullivan's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Carter
Thaddeus (uncredited) Thaddeus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Conklin
Haggerty (uncredited) Haggerty (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bing Conley
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Ray Cooper
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Dick Curtis
Waldo (uncredited) Waldo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Adrienne D'Ambricourt
Grand-mère (uncredited) Grand-mère (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Darien
Sullivan-Corbett Fight Spectator (uncredited) Sullivan-Corbett Fight Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Deery
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Leslie Denison
King Edward VII (uncredited) King Edward VII (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frankie Dolan
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George Eldredge
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Tom Fadden
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Franklyn Farnum
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Kenneth Gibson
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Sherry Hall
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Stuart Hall
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Frank Henry
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Ace Hudkins
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John Indrisano
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Thomas E. Jackson
McCullough (uncredited) McCullough (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Keyes
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Mike Lally
Sullivan-Corbett Fight Referee (uncredited) Sullivan-Corbett Fight Referee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hope Landin
Maura Sullivan (uncredited) Maura Sullivan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nolan Leary
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Rex Lease
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George Lloyd
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Edwin Maxwell
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Paul McVey
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Lon Poff
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Dewey Robinson
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Sammy Shack
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Charles Sullivan
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7.1 / 10 | 48 votes