The Great McGinty (1940)

Told in flashback, Depression-era bum Dan McGinty is recruited by the city's political machine to help with vote fraud. His great aptitude for this brings rapid promotion from "the boss," who finally decides he'd be ideal as a new, nominally "reform" mayor; but this candidacy requires marriage. His in-name-only marriage to honest Catherine proves the beginning of the end for dishonest Dan...

Directing:
  • Preston Sturges

Writing:
  • Preston Sturges

Stars:
Release Date: 1940-08-01
themoviedb icon 7.5/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: Pусский | English
  • Runtime: 82

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William Demarest
William Demar...
Skeeters - The Politician
Thurston Hall
Thurston Hall
Mr. Maxwell
Byron Foulger
Byron Foulger
Governor's Secretary (uncredited)
Brian Donlevy
Brian Donlevy
Daniel 'Dan' McGinty
Akim Tamiroff
Akim Tamiroff
The Boss
Allyn Joslyn
Allyn Joslyn
George
Steffi Duna
Steffi Duna
The Dancing Girl
Arthur Hoyt
Arthur Hoyt
Mayor Wilfred H. Tillinghast
Esther Howard
Esther Howard
Madame Juliette La Jolla
Dewey Robinson
Dewey Robinso...
Benny Felgman
William Benedict
William Bened...
Farm Boy (uncredited)
Emory Parnell
Emory Parnell
Policeman at Soup Kitchen (uncredited)
Robert Warwick
Robert Warwic...
Opposition Speaker (uncredited)
Louis Jean Heydt
Louis Jean He...
Tommy Thompson
Richard Carle
Richard Carle
Dr. Jonas J. Jarvis - Card Player in Cantina (uncredited)
William Edmunds
William Edmun...
Professor - Election Official at Gymnasium (uncredited)
Harry Hayden
Harry Hayden
Poll Watcher at Barber Shop (uncredited)
Lorimer Johnston
Lorimer Johns...
Old Crack-Pot (uncredited)
George Melford
George Melfor...
Senior Senator (uncredited)
Charles R. Moore
Charles R. Mo...
McGinty's Valet (uncredited)
Paul Newlan
Paul Newlan
Ugly Prisoner Demanding Quiet (uncredited)
Victor Potel
Victor Potel
Cook (uncredited)
Lee Shumway
Lee Shumway
Mike - Cop (uncredited)
Kay Stewart
Kay Stewart
First Manicurist (uncredited)
Dorothy Vernon
Dorothy Verno...
Voting Registrar (uncredited)
Larry Steers
Larry Steers
Guest at Election Celebration (uncredited)
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