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The Roaring Twenties (1939) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Raoul Walsh

Writing Credits  

Jerry Wald ... (screen play) &
Richard Macaulay ... (screen play) and
Robert Rossen ... (screen play)
 
Mark Hellinger ... (from an original story by)
 
Earl Baldwin ... (contributor to screenplay construction) (uncredited)
Frank Donoghue ... (contributor to screenplay construction) (uncredited)
John Wexley ... (contributor to treatment) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Nick Brown
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Mrs. Sherman (as Elizabeth Risdon)
Edward Keane ...
Henderson (as Ed Keane)
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The Sergeant - Pete Jones
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Michaels
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Masters
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Judge
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First Detective
Eddy Chandler ...
Second Detective (as Eddie Chandler)
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Henchman - Lefty
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Mrs. Gray
John Deering ...
John Deering - Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Cabbie (uncredited)
Ernie Alexander ...
Bootleg Customer (uncredited)
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Fletcher's Mechanic (uncredited)
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Hatted Passerby Before Nightclub (uncredited)
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2nd Ex-Con (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Club Doorman (uncredited)
Max Blum ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Wade Boteler ...
Policeman in Speakeasy (uncredited)
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Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
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Ship Captain (uncredited)
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Gangster (uncredited)
Nat Carr ...
Waiter (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Clay Clement ...
Bramfield (uncredited)
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Saleswoman (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Ray Cooke ...
Orderly (uncredited)
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President Calvin Coolidge (archive footage) (uncredited)
Charles Corrigan ...
Charles 'Wrong-Way' Corrigan (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Cop (uncredited)
Alan Davis ...
Vermont Man in Speakeasy (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Order-Taker (uncredited)
Robert Dobson ...
Lieutenant (uncredited)
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Bootlegger (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Curt Furburg ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Henchman Eddie Pushes Over Railing (uncredited)
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Customer (uncredited)
Bert Hanlon ...
Pianist (uncredited)
Carl Harbaugh ...
Street-Cleaner (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Soldier (uncredited)
Eddie Hart ...
Store Doorman (uncredited)
Lew Harvey ...
3rd Ex-Con (uncredited)
Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian ...
First Mate (uncredited)
Al Herman ...
Gorman Gin-Taster (uncredited)
Herbert Heywood ...
Pop (uncredited)
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1st Ex-Con (uncredited)
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Adolph Hitler (archive footage) (uncredited)
Harry Hollingsworth ...
Customer (uncredited)
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Taxi Passenger (uncredited)
Herbert Hoover ...
President Herbert Hoover (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Humbert ...
Luigi (uncredited)
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Official in Montage (uncredited)
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Joe - The Bartender (uncredited)
Jane Jones ...
Singing Trio Member (uncredited)
Mel Kalish ...
Singing Trio Member (uncredited)
Don Thaddeus Kerr ...
Bobby Hart (uncredited)
Donald Kerr ...
Cabbie (uncredited)
Milton Kibbee ...
Cabbie (uncredited)
Reid Kilpatrick ...
Announcer (uncredited)
Mike Lally ...
Gangster (uncredited)
Alfred Linder ...
Foreman (uncredited)
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Singing Trio Member (uncredited)
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Still Proprietor (uncredited)
Charles Marsh ...
Timid Man (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
King Mojave ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Philip Morris ...
Policeman (uncredited)
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Guard (uncredited)
Benito Mussolini ...
Benito Mussolini (archive footage) (uncredited)
Wendell Niles ...
Wendell Niles - Announcer (uncredited)
Field Norton ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Drunk at Henderson Club (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Jailer (uncredited)
Oscar O'Shea ...
Customer (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
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Gangster (uncredited)
William Pawley ...
Cabdriver (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
Paul Phillips ...
Mike (uncredited)
John J. Richardson ...
Sleeping Train Passenger (uncredited)
John Ridgely ...
Cabbie at Grand Central (uncredited)
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Charlie (uncredited)
Warren Rock ...
Gangster (uncredited)
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President Franklin D. Roosevelt (archive footage) (uncredited)
Don Rowan ...
Gangster (uncredited)
Hector V. Sarno ...
Warehouse Boss (uncredited)
Cliff Saum ...
Train Conductor (uncredited)
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Order-Taker (uncredited)
Bruce Sidney ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
John St. Clair ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Amzie Strickland ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Charles Sullivan ...
Freighter Crew Member (uncredited)
Elliott Sullivan ...
Eddie's Cellmate (uncredited)
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Soldier in American Army Baracks (uncredited)
Westbrook Van Voorhis ...
Westbrook van Voorhis - Narrator (uncredited)
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Gangster (uncredited)
Billy Wayne ...
Cabbie at Grand Central (uncredited)
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Tavern Proprietor (uncredited)
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Fletcher's Mechanic (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Cabbie at Grand Central (uncredited)
Lottie Williams ...
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
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Bootlegger (uncredited)
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Policeman (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Samuel Bischoff ... associate producer
Hal B. Wallis ... executive producer
Mark Hellinger ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Ray Heindorf ... (uncredited)
Heinz Roemheld ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Ernest Haller ... director of photography (as Ernie Haller)

Film Editing by 

Jack Killifer ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Max Parker

Makeup Department 

Perc Westmore ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Jack L. Warner ... in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Maybery ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Everett Alton Brown ... sound (as E.A. Brown)

Special Effects by 

Edwin B. DuPar ... special effects (as Edwin Du Par)
Byron Haskin ... special effects

Stunts 

Fred Graham ... stunts (uncredited)
Mike Lally ... stunts (uncredited)
Harvey Parry ... stunts (uncredited)
Charles Sullivan ... stunts (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Milo Anderson ... wardrobe
Eugene Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Don Siegel ... montage (uncredited)

Music Department 

Leo F. Forbstein ... musical director
Ray Heindorf ... orchestral arrangements
Max Steiner ... composer: stock music (uncredited)

Other crew 

Hugh Cummings ... dialogue director
Virginia Moore ... script girl (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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