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The Story of Will Rogers (1952)

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Betty Rogers
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Senator Clem Rogers
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Cora Marshall
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Bert Lynn
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Dusty Donovan
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Mrs. Foster
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Pinky Tomlin ...
Orville James
Margaret Field ...
Sally Rogers
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Eddie Cantor
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26 July 1952 (USA)  »

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A História de Will Rogers  »

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At the 1932 Democratic Convention, Rogers is given a favorite son nomination for President, and his father is represented as being in the Oklahoma delegation. His father Clem Rogers died in 1911. See more »

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I've Got Rings on My Fingers (Mumbo Jumbo Jijjiboo J. O'Shea)
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Music by Maurice Scott
Lyrics by Fred J. Barnes and R.P. Weston
Sung by a female singer at the Brooklyn theater
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A Man for All Seasons
20 November 2010 | by (Mesa,Az.) – See all my reviews

This is an amazing tale of a person who lived and made his claim to fame in the early decades of the 20th century. There were so many apt points he made about politics that are spot on about our current political world. We could sure use someone like him now to take a bite out of the polarization we have now about political issues. He maintained that we all care about each other and that as long as we have that the U.S. will never go down. We could definitely benefit from such ideas today. Great movie, great cast. Will Rogers Jr. portraying his dad. Jane Wyman as the love of his life. Great family and feel good movie. I viewed it on TCM, if you get the chance, don't miss it!


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