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My Man (1928)

Passed | | Drama, Music, Romance | 15 December 1928 (USA)
A mailman, lives a normal everyday life, until one day, something unexpected happens, and everything he knew changes.


Archie Mayo


Darryl F. Zanuck (story) (as Mark Canfield), Robert Lord (scenario) | 1 more credit »




Complete credited cast:
Fanny Brice ... Fannie Brand (as Fannie Brice)
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams ... Joe Halsey (as Guinn Williams)
Edna Murphy ... Edna Brand
Andrés de Segurola ... Landau (as André De Segurola)
Richard Tucker ... Waldo
Billy Seay Billy Seay ... Sammy
Arthur Hoyt ... Thorne
Ann Brody ... Mrs. Schultz
Clarissa Selwynne ... Landlady
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"My Man" is bound to get you.(Print Ad-Daily News,((Ludington, Mich.)) 12 September 1929) See more »


Drama | Music | Romance



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No complete copy of this film is known to exist. Please check your attic. (May 1999 update: reels 1, 4, and 11 were recently found.) See more »


My Man
(Mon Homme) (uncredited)
Music by Maurice Yvain
Lyrics by Channing Pollock
Sung by Fanny Brice
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Release Date:

15 December 1928 (USA) See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (Vitaphone) (talking sequences)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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