Little Man, What Now? (1934) - Rotten Tomatoes

Little Man, What Now? (1934)

Little Man, What Now?





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Set in Germany shortly before the collapse of the Weimar Republic, this romantic drama chronicles the travails of an impoverished newlywed couple who leave their home village and move in with the groom's stepmother in bustling Berlin to find success.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Classics
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Written By: William Anthony McGuire
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Margaret Sullavan
as Lammchen Pinneberg
Douglass Montgomery
as Hans Pinneberg
Alan Hale
as Jachman
Catherine Doucet
as Mia Pinneberg
Muriel Kirkland
as Marie Kleinholz
Catharine Doucet
as Mia Pinneberg
Fred Kohler
as Communist
Mae Marsh
as His Wife
DeWitt Jennings
as Emil Kleinholz
Alan Mowbray
as Franz Schluter, the ...
Sarah Padden
as Widow Scharrenhofer
Earl Foxe
as Frenchman
Earle Foxe
as Frenchman
Bodil Rosing
as Frau Kleinholz
Donald Haines
as Kleinholz Jr.
G.P. Huntley
as Heilbut
Paul Fix
as Lauderback
Christian Rub
as Puttbreese
Max Asher
as Chauffeur
Tom Ricketts
as Mr. Sesam
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All Critics (5) | Top Critics (3)

Full Review… | July 29, 2006
New York Times
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Full Review… | July 29, 2006
Time Out
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Borzage's Berlin Alexanderplatz

Full Review… | February 29, 2012

Maybe it's hindsight, or maybe it's Borzage's talent, but Little Man does manage to suggest what was happening within this embattled, darkening country.

Full Review… | July 26, 2006
Slant Magazine

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