Lord Jeff (1938)





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Director Sam Wood always seemed most comfortable with cozy family-oriented films like Lord Jeff. Freddie Bartholomew plays Geoffrey Braemer, a basically good kid who falls in with bad company. The orphaned Geoffrey is being used as part of jewel-theft scheme masterminded by his so-called aunt Doris Clandon (Gale Sondergaard) and her confederate Hampstead (George Zucco). Left holding the bag when his cohorts skip town, Geoffrey is saved from reform school by kindly Captain Briggs (Charles … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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Written By: James K. McGuinness


Freddie Bartholomew

as Geoffrey Braemer
Mickey Rooney

as Terry O'Mulvaney
Terry Kilburn

as Albert Baker
Charles Coburn

as Capt. Briggs
Herbert Mundin

as `Crusty' Jelks
Gale Sondergaard

as Doris Clandon
Peter Lawford

as Benny Potter
Walter Tetley

as Tommy Thrums
Peter B. Ellis

as Ned Saunders
George Zucco

as Jim Hampstend
Matthew Boulton

as Inspector Scott
John Burton

as John Cartwright
Emma Dunn

as Mrs. Briggs
Gilbert Emery

as Magistrate
Charles Irwin

as Mr. Burke
Walter Kingsford

as Superintendent
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