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Edison, the Man (10-May-1940)

Director: Clarence Brown

Writers: Talbot Jennings; Bradbury Foote; Dore Schary; Hugo Butler

Musical Score: Herbert Stothart

Producer: John W. Considine, Jr.

Keywords: Drama, Biography

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Felix Bressart
Actor
2-Mar-1892 17-Mar-1949 To Be or Not to Be
Charles Coburn
Actor
17-Jun-1877 30-Aug-1961 The More the Merrier
Rita Johnson
Actor
13-Aug-1913 31-Oct-1965 Here Comes Mr. Jordan
Gene Lockhart
Actor
18-Jul-1891 31-Mar-1957 Algiers
Grant Mitchell
Actor
17-Jun-1874 1-May-1957 Father Is a Prince
Lynne Overman
Actor
19-Sep-1887 19-Feb-1943 Reap the Wild Wind
Gene Reynolds
Actor
4-Apr-1923   Child actor, later TV director/producer
Addison Richards
Actor
20-Oct-1887 22-Mar-1964 American character actor
Spencer Tracy
Actor
5-Apr-1900 10-Jun-1967 Two consecutive Best Actor Oscars
Henry Travers
Actor
5-Mar-1874 18-Oct-1965 It's a Wonderful Life

CAST

Spencer Tracy   ...   Thomas Edison
With
Rita Johnson   ...   Mary Stillwell
Lynne Overman   ...   Bunt Cavatt
Charles Coburn   ...   Gen. Powell
Gene Lockhart   ...   Mr. Taggart (exchange manager)
Henry Travers   ...   Ben Els
Felix Bressart   ...   Michael Simon
Peter Godfrey   ...   Ashton
Guy D'Ennery   ...   Lundstrom
Byron Foulger   ...   Edwin Hall (secretary)
Milton Parsons   ...   Acid Graham
Arthur Aylesworth   ...   Bigelow
Gene Reynolds   ...   Jimmy Price
Addison Richards   ...   Mr. Johnson (shop foreman)
Grant Mitchell   ...   Snade
Paul Hurst   ...   Sheriff
George Lessey   ...   Toastmaster
Jay Ward   ...   John Schofield
Ann Gillis   ...   Nancy Grey (reporter)

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