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The Strong Man (1926)

The Strong Man (1926)

The Strong Man





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As World War I winds down, a hapless Belgian private takes work as the abused assistant to a fearsome circus strongman while attempting to locate the pretty girl he corresponded with while in the trenches. Frank Capra marks his directorial debut with this major comedy classic, probably Harry Langdon's finest.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
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Written By: Arthur Ripley, Hal Conklin, Robert Eddy, Frank Capra
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On DVD: Jan 9, 2006
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Harry Langdon
as Paul Bergot
Priscilla Bonner
as Mary Brown
Gertrude Astor
as Gold Tooth
William V. Mong
as Parson Brown
Robert McKim
as Roy McDevitt
Arthur Thalasso
as Zandow the Great
Brooks Benedict
as Bus Passenger
Alma Bennett
as The Vamp, Bebe Blair
Gladys Brockwell
as Harry Shelby's Mothe...
Betty Francisco
as Nightclub Dancer
Alan Roscoe
as Harry Shelby's Fathe...
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Full Review… | February 23, 2012
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A pellucid early study for It's a Wonderful Life

Full Review… | September 7, 2009

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