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The Mighty Barnum

Year:
Duration:
85 min | USA:105 min (Hollywood preview)
Genres:
Biography | Comedy
IMDB rate:
6.7
Director:
Walter Lang
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1935-04-17
Cast
Actor
Character
Wallace Beery
Phineas T. Barnum
Adolphe Menjou
Bailey Walsh
Virginia Bruce
Jenny Lind
Rochelle Hudson
Ellen
Janet Beecher
Nancy Barnum
Tammany Young
Todd
Herman Bing
Farmer Schultz
Lucille La Verne
Joice Heth
George Brasno
Gen. Tom Thumb
Olive Brasno
Lavinia Thumb
Richard Brasno
Gilbert
May Boley
Bearded Lady
John Hyams
J. P. Skiff
R.E. 'Tex' Madsen
Cardiff Giant
Ian Wolfe
Swedish consul
Davison Clark
Horace Greeley
George MacQuarrie
Daniel Webster
Charles Judels
Maitre D'Hotel
Howard C. Hickman
Undetermined Role (scenes deleted)
Donald Meek
Undetermined Role (scenes deleted)
Samuel Adams
Collector (uncredited)
Lillian Adamson
Schoolteacher Type (uncredited)
Robert Anderson
Hotel Porter (uncredited)
Sam Appel
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Lou Archer
Customer (uncredited)
Franklyn Ardell
Sam (uncredited)
William Arnold
Publicity Man (uncredited)
Cornelius Ballard
Barnum's Driver (uncredited)
Leon Beaumon
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Nadine Beresford
Cockney Scrub Woman (uncredited)
Maurice Black
Imposter
Harry Bowen
Spieler (uncredited)
Emilie Cabanne
Mrs. Astor (uncredited)
E.H. Calvert
House Detective (uncredited)
Allan Cavan
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Naomi Childers
Woman in Museum (uncredited)
Theresa Maxwell Conover
Mrs. Waldo Astor (uncredited)
James Cooley
Man at Dock (uncredited)
John R. Coonan
Young Boy in Montage (uncredited)
Jack Curtis
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Margaret Daggett
Tart in Montage (uncredited)
Peggy Dale
(uncredited)
Ida Darling
Woman at Dock (uncredited)
Howard Davies
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Lester Dorr
Bellhop (uncredited)
Robert Dunbar
Mr. Vanderbilt (uncredited)
Jimmie Dundee
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Jolly Ethel
Fat Woman (uncredited)
Merle Farris
Woman on Dock (uncredited)
Pat Flaherty
Mike (uncredited)
Brenda Fowler
Mrs. Rhinelander-Fish (uncredited)
Sam Godfrey
Collector (uncredited)
Grace Goodall
Wife at Table (uncredited)
Douglas Greer
Boy Fighting (uncredited)
Kit Guard
Tough Sailor (uncredited)
Frank Hagney
Teamster (uncredited)
Jane Hamilton
Mermaid (uncredited)
Eddie Hart
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Jeanne Hart
Tough Broad (uncredited)
Pat Hartigan
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Henry Herbert
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Wilbur Higby
Mr. Astor (uncredited)
Jack Holmes
Teamster (uncredited)
Sydney Jarvis
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Cullen Johnson
Boy at Museum Door (uncredited)
John Lester Johnson
Black Attendant (uncredited)
Dorian Johnston
Boy Fighting (uncredited)
Richard Kipling
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Ethan Laidlaw
Henchman (uncredited)
Alice Lake
Woman in Museum (uncredited)
Richard LaMarr
Bellhop (uncredited)
Susanne Leach
Old Dowager (uncredited)
Gus Leonard
Scissors Grinder (uncredited)
Bert Lindley
Mayor of New York (uncredited)
Theodore Lorch
Bartender (uncredited)
Clinton Lyle
Man at Dock (uncredited)
Herta Lynd
Swedish Servant Girl (uncredited)
Murdock MacQuarrie
Husband at Table (uncredited)
Teddy Mangean
Bellhop (uncredited)
Sidney Marion
Sword Swallower (uncredited)
Frank Mayo
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Billy McClain
Barnum's Footman (uncredited)
Philo McCullough
Publicity Man (uncredited)
Frank McGlynn Sr.
Barnum's Butler (uncredited)
Greta Meyer
Jenny Lind's Maid (uncredited)
Frank Mills
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Ada Mae Moore
Snake Charmer (uncredited)
Frank Morgan
Joe (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor
Bruiser / Man at Museum (uncredited)
Maude Ogle
Woman in Museum (uncredited)
Paul Panzer
Barber (uncredited)
Claude Payton
Spieler (uncredited)
Bob Perry
Drayman (uncredited)
Lon Poff
Grocer in Montage (uncredited)
Hal Price
Banker in Montage (uncredited)
Frances Raymond
Matron in Montage (uncredited)
Matty Roubert
Bellhop (uncredited)
Christian Rub
Bit Part (uncredited)
Alexander Schoenberg
Musician on Boat (uncredited)
Harry Semels
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Floyd Shackelford
Black Man in Montage (uncredited)
Mike Siebert
Henchman (uncredited)
Bhogwan Singh
Hindu Fakir (uncredited)
Bert Sprotte
Butcher in Montage (uncredited)
Jack Stoney
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Harry Strang
Drayman (uncredited)
Mark Strong
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Martin Turner
Cannibal Man (uncredited)
Dorothy Vernon
Woman at Dock (uncredited)
Frederick Vroom
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (uncredited)
Max Wagner
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Ethel Wales
Mrs. Wendell-Wendell (uncredited)
Milton Wallace
Collector (uncredited)
Henry Wardell
Publicity Man (uncredited)
Billy West
Man in Museum (uncredited)
Charles West
Hotel Porter (uncredited)
Francia White
Jenny Lind
Bert Wilson
Tattooed Man
Martin Zahn
Gambler in Montage (uncredited)
Did you know?
Trivia
Although it has been erroneously reported Diana Gaylen as dubbing Virginia Bruce's singing voice, it was actually Francia White.
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Gertrude Astor