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The Wright Brothers (1997)

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Credited cast:
Megan Murphy ...
E.B. Molloy ...
Kara McMahon ...
Mark C. Murphy ...
Lorin Wright
Charlie Rathbun ...
Reuchlin Wright
John W. Stone ...
Bishop Wright
Antero Alli ...
Octave Chanute
John Holyoke ...
Augustus Herring
Robert Hunter ...
Boat Captain
Michaele Miller ...
Netta Wright
John Q. Smith ...
Charlie Taylor
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Col. Kovacevich
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Alice (as Alice Eden Dodd)
Aaron Edison ...
French Industrialist
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Karen Kirchhoff ...
Mrs. Taylor
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