The Man (1971)

Man
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating G
Runtime 1hr 33mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords political
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Lee Rich Producer n/a 3 3000001
Rod Serling Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Joseph Sargent Director n/a 2 2000001
Elizabeth Ross Actor n/a 1 1000018
Philip Bourneuf Actor n/a 1 1000016
Reginald Fenderson Actor n/a 1 1000017
Irving Wallace Source Material (from novel) ("The Man") 120793 4000002
Christopher Seitz Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
James Hulsey Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Harold Lewis Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Jerry Goldsmith Music n/a 120781 8000001
George Jay Nicholson Editor n/a 172 7000001
Edward Rosson Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Lew Brown Actor n/a 1 1000015
Gilbert Green Actor n/a 1 1000014
William Windom Actor Arthur Eaton 1 1000005
Barbara Rush Actor Kay Eaton 1 1000006
Lew Ayres Actor Noah Calvin 1 1000004
Burgess Meredith Actor Senator Watson 1 1000003
Martin Balsam Actor Jim Talley 1 1000002
Georg Stanford Brown Actor Robert Wheeler 1 1000007
Janet MacLachlan Actor Wanda 1 1000008
Patric Knowles Actor n/a 1 1000012
Edward Faulkner Actor n/a 1 1000013
Simon Scott Actor n/a 1 1000011
Jack Benny Actor Himself 1 1000010
Martin E Brooks Actor Wheeler's Lawyer 1 1000009
James Earl Jones Actor Douglas Dilman 1 1000001
Synopsis
During the 1970s, Douglass Dilman is the President pro tempore of the Senate. President and Speaker of the House are killed and the Vice President is too ill to take power, Dilman finds himself suddenly thrust into the position of being the first African American president of the United States.