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A Lion Is in the Streets (1953)

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88 min | Drama

A charismatic peddler from the bayous finds his true calling in politics. Is he a demagogue in the making?
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Harry Stradling Sr. (as Harry Stradling)
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Updated Sep 23, 1953

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Sep 23, 1953 (United States)

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James Cagney
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Barbara Hale
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Anne Francis
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John McIntire
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Jeanne Cagney
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Frank McHugh
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Larry Keating
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James Millican
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Mickey Simpson
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Sara Haden
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Lee Aaker
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6.3 / 10 | 522 votes