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The Front Page (1931) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Lewis Milestone

Writing Credits  

Ben Hecht ... (by) and
Charles MacArthur ... (by)
 
Bartlett Cormack ... (adaptation)
 
Charles Lederer ... (additional dialogue)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Adolphe Menjou ... Walter Burns
Pat O'Brien ... Hildy Johnson
Mary Brian ... Peggy Grant
Edward Everett Horton ... Roy B. Bensinger
Walter Catlett ... Murphy (as Walter L. Catlett)
George E. Stone ... Earl Williams
Mae Clarke ... Molly Molloy
Slim Summerville ... Irving Pincus
Matt Moore ... Kruger
Frank McHugh ... McCue
Clarence Wilson Clarence Wilson ... Sheriff Hartman (as Clarence H. Wilson)
Fred Howard Fred Howard ... Schwartz (as Freddie Howard)
Phil Tead ... Wilson
Eugene Strong Eugene Strong ... Endicott (as Gene Strong)
Spencer Charters ... Woodenshoes
Maurice Black Maurice Black ... Diamond Louie
Effie Ellsler Effie Ellsler ... Mrs. Grant
Dorothea Wolbert ... Jenny
James Gordon ... The Mayor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Richard Alexander ... Jacobi (uncredited)
James Donlan James Donlan ... Reporter (uncredited)
Dot Farley ... Madame (uncredited)
Francis Ford ... Carl - a Detective (uncredited)
Sol Gorss Sol Gorss ... Policeman (uncredited)
Max Hoffman Jr. Max Hoffman Jr. ... Searcher at Speakeasy Door (uncredited)
George Magrill ... Policeman (uncredited)
Herman J. Mankiewicz ... Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Lewis Milestone ... Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Gustav von Seyffertitz ... Professor Max J. Egelhoffer (uncredited)

Produced by 

Howard Hughes ... producer (uncredited)
Lewis Milestone ... producer (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Glen MacWilliams ... (photography)
Tony Gaudio ... (uncredited)
Hal Mohr ... (uncredited)

Film Editing by 

Duncan Mansfield ... film editor (as W. Duncan Mansfield)

Production Management 

Charles Stallings ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nate Watt ... assistant director

Art Department 

Richard Day ... settings

Sound Department 

Frank Grenzback ... sound engineer (as Frank Grenzbach)

Other crew 

Jed Harris ... from the play produced by
Howard Hughes ... presenter
George Gerhard ... press representative (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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