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The Singing Blacksmith (1938)





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Cult-fave director Edgar Ulmer helmed several "ethnic" films during the 1930s. This film was targeted towards the then-thriving Yiddish market. Musical headliner Moishe Oysher plays the titular blacksmith, whose happy marriage to Miriam Riselle is threatened by interloper Florence Weiss.


Anna Appel
as Chaya-Peshe
Judel Dubinsky
as Reb Aaron
Herschel Bernardi
as Young Yankel
Leah Noemi
as Mariashe
Max Vodnoy
as Simche
Yudel Dublinsky
as Reb Aaron
Luba Rymer
as Sprintze-Gnesye
Ray Schneir
as Rivke's Mother
Libby Charney
as 1st Girl
Riesa Halpern
as Seamstress
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Critic Reviews for The Singing Blacksmith

All Critics (1)

...a fun slice of Jewish movie history that can still be enjoyed today. They really don't make them like this any more.

October 21, 2007

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