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Big City (1937) Poster

(1937)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Frank Borzage
George B. Seitz ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

Dore Schary ... (screen play) and
Hugo Butler ... (screen play)
 
Norman Krasna ... (based on the original story by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Sophie Sloane
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Mike Edwards
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Paul Roya
Oscar O'Shea ...
John C. Andrews
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Lola Johnson
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Beecher
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Buddy
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Jim Sloane
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Danny Devlin (as Guinn Williams)
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Fred Hawkins
Edgar Dearing ...
Tom Reilley
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District Attorney Gilbert
Andrew Tombes ...
Inspector Matthews (as Andrew J. Tombes)
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Grandpa Sloane
Grace Ford ...
Mary Reilley
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Peggy Devlin
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Jack Dempsey
James J. Jeffries ...
Jim Jeffries
Jimmy McLarnin ...
Jimmy McLarin
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Maxie Rosenbloom
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Jim Thorpe
Frank Wykoff ...
Frank Wycoff
Jackie Fields ...
Jackie Fields
Man Mountain Dean ...
Man Mountain Dean
Gus Sonnenberg ...
Gus Sonnenberg
George Godfrey ...
Goerge Godfrey
Joe Rivers ...
Joe River
Cotton Warburton ...
'Cotton' Warburton
Bull Montana ...
Bull Montaa
Rex 'Snowy' Baker ...
'Snowy' Baker (as Snowy Baker)
Taski Hagio ...
Taski Hagio
Abdullah Abbas ...
Abdullah Abbas
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Mr. Briggs (scenes deleted)
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Policeman (scenes deleted)
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Comet Cab Driver (scenes deleted)
Dick Rich ...
Comet Cab Driver (scenes deleted)
Matty Roubert ...
Newsboy (scenes deleted)
Dick Rush ...
Doorman (scenes deleted)
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Mrs. Donogan - Eddie's Wife (uncredited)
Lowden Adams ...
Gilbert's Butler (uncredited)
Monya Andre ...
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
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Detective Bennett (uncredited)
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Man Who Gets Slapped (uncredited)
Herbert Ashley ...
First Detective (uncredited)
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Detective (uncredited)
Amelia Batchelor ...
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
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Woman Who Screams (uncredited)
Robert Brister ...
Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
Helen Brown ...
Nora Hawkins (uncredited)
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Banquet Doorman (uncredited)
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Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
Neal Clisby ...
Athlete (uncredited)
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Carl - the Janitor (uncredited)
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Detective Curtis (uncredited)
Jack Daley ...
Mounted Policeman (uncredited)
Leigh De Lacey ...
Buddy's Landlady (uncredited)
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Petty Officer (uncredited)
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Starter (uncredited)
Frank Du Frane ...
Purser (uncredited)
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Comet Night Watchman (uncredited)
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Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Policeman with Banana (uncredited)
Natalie Garson ...
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
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Independent Cab Driver (uncredited)
Jack Grey ...
Detective (uncredited)
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Slow-Witted Policeman (uncredited)
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Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Doorman (uncredited)
Lew Harvey ...
Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Buddy - Beecher's Cohort (uncredited)
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Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)
Jack Hutchinson ...
Clerk (uncredited)
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Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)
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Immigration Officer Jackson (uncredited)
Mitchell Lewis ...
Detective Haley (uncredited)
Don Sugai Matsuda ...
Athlete (uncredited)
Matt McHugh ...
Independent Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Frank Turner (uncredited)
Charles McMurphy ...
Heller (uncredited)
Paul Newlan ...
Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
Lillian Nicholson ...
Immigrant (uncredited)
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Stanley - Independent Cab Driver (uncredited)
Jack Pennick ...
Ugly Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ...
Immigration Officer Adams (uncredited)
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Det. Meyers (uncredited)
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Immigration Officer Fuller (uncredited)
Harry Semels ...
First Counterman (uncredited)
George Skultesky ...
Priest (uncredited)
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Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Ship's Captain (uncredited)
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Second Counterman (uncredited)
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Dr. Franklin (uncredited)
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Eddie Donogan - Independent Cab Driver (uncredited)
Larry Wheat ...
Minor Official (uncredited)
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Comet Cab Driver (uncredited)
Eric Wilton ...
Mayor's Butler (uncredited)
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Detective Miller (uncredited)
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Immigrant (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Norman Krasna ... producer
Frank Borzage ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

William Axt ... (as Dr. William Axt)

Cinematography by 

Joseph Ruttenberg ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Fredrick Y. Smith ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Production Management 

Jay Marchant ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Lew Borzage ... assistant director (uncredited)
George B. Seitz ... director: Jack Dempsey sequence (uncredited)

Art Department 

Stan Rogers ... associate art director
Edwin B. Willis ... associate art director

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Camera and Electrical Department 

Clyde De Vinna ... photographer: Jack Dempsey sequence (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Dolly Tree ... wardrobe

Music Department 

George Bassman ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leon Stewart ... vocal coach: Russian chorus (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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