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Montgomery Royle (as Mr. George Arliss)
Violet Heming ...
Mildred Miller
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Grace Blair
André Luguet ...
The King (as Andre Luguet)
Louise Closser Hale ...
Florence Royle
Donald Cook ...
Harold Van Adam
Ivan F. Simpson ...
Battle (as Ivan Simpson)
Oscar Apfel ...
Appleby - the Lip Reader
Charles E. Evans ...
The Doctor (as Charles Evans)
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Mrs. Alice Chittendon
William Janney ...
First Boy
Fred Howard ...
Man (scenes deleted)
Murray Kinnell ...
King's Aide
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19 February 1932 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Covek koji se dopao Bogu  »

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Although George Arliss is credited by that name in the cast list, he is also credited as 'Mr. George Arliss' above the title. See more »

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Soundtracks

Fantaisie-Impromptu in C Sharp Minor, Op.66
(1834) (uncredited)
Written by Frédéric Chopin
Played on piano by George Arliss (dubbed by Salvatore Santaella) at the concert
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A Response To A Comment By "Tpatbour"
27 April 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Tpatbour - In your comment you stated that Bette Davis appeared in "B programmers" such as this before she graduated to "A pictures". She did, indeed, appear in many B films during her early years at Warner Bros. "The Man Who Played God", however, is NOT one of them. It is a George Arliss vehicle and it must be clearly understood that George Arliss did NOT make B films! Any Arliss film is unquestionably a prestigious A production. In the 20's and early 30's George Arliss was one of the biggest stars of stage and screen, not just in America, but in the world. You would do well to understand a bit more about the history of a given subject before you attempt to write about it. As for your opinion that this film is "no masterpiece", there are many who would disagree with you.


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