The Match King (1932)

The Match King





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In order to revive the failing match factory he's just assumed responsibility for, an unprincipled businessman lies, cheats and manipulates his way to success but remains unprepared for personal tragedy and financial loss during the Great Depression. This dramatic rise-and-fall tale was loosely based on real-life characters.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Classics
Directed By: , ,
Written By: Houston Branch, Sid Sutherland
In Theaters:
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as Paul Kroll

as Marta Molnar

as Scarlatti

as Foreman

as Erik Borg

as Ilse Wagner

as Borglund

as Christofsen

as Erickson

as Rodensky

as Larsen

as Trudi

as Frau Necher
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