Manhattan Melodrama

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  • NR
Powell and Clark Gable are longtime friends on opposite sides of the law.
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Powell and Clark Gable are longtime friends on opposite sides of the law.

Original Release

05/04/1934

US Release

05/04/1934

Cast

Clark Gable Blackie Gallagher / Edward J. 'Blackie' Gallagher
Myrna Loy Eleanor / Eleanor Packer
William Powell Jim Wade
Leo Carrillo Father Joe
Nat Pendleton Spud
George Sidney Poppa Rosen
Isabel Jewell Annabelle
Muriel Evans Tootsie Malone
Thomas E. Jackson Richard Snow / Asst. Dist. Atty. Richard Snow
Isabelle Keith Miss Adams
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

W.S. Van Dyke, George Cukor, Jack Conway

Writers

Frank Dolan, Donald Ogden Stewart, Oliver H.P. Garrett, Arthur Caesar, Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Cast

Clark Gable Blackie Gallagher / Edward J. 'Blackie' Gallagher
Myrna Loy Eleanor / Eleanor Packer
William Powell Jim Wade
Leo Carrillo Father Joe
Nat Pendleton Spud
George Sidney Poppa Rosen
Isabel Jewell Annabelle
Muriel Evans Tootsie Malone
Thomas E. Jackson Richard Snow / Asst. Dist. Atty. Richard Snow
Isabelle Keith Miss Adams
Frank Conroy Defense Attorney
Noel Madison Manny Arnold
Jimmy Butler Jim - as a Boy / Jim Wade as a Boy
Mickey Rooney Blackie - as a Boy / Blackie as a Boy
Shirley Ross Singer in Cotton Club
Wade Boteler Prison Guard
George Irving Jim's Campaign Manager
Leonid Kinskey Trotskyite Slapping Poppa Rosen
Sam McDaniel Black Prisoner on Death Row
Oscar Apfel Speaker of Assembly

Producers

Editors

Ben Lewis

1935OscarBest Writing, Original Story Won
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