Armchair Theatre (1956–1974)
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The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz 

The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well ... See full summary »

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Mark Baker ...
Robin
Peter Boretski ...
Bernie Greenberg
Pat Clavin ...
Jack DeLon ...
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Hugh Futcher ...
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Donald Goldblatt
Jessie Robins ...
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Paul Whitsun-Jones ...
Vic Wise ...
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The younger son of a working-class Jewish family in Montreal, Duddy Kravitz yearns to make a name for himself in society. This film chronicles his short and dubious rise to power, as well as his changing relationships with family and friends. Along the way the film explores the themes of anti-semitism and the responsibilities which come with adulthood. Written by Isabel Piedmont <ipiedmon@indiana.edu>

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30 July 1961 (UK)  »

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Director Ted Kotcheff would later go on to make the 1974 film version of the same story, starring Richard Dreyfuss. See more »

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Remade as The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1974) See more »

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