The Devil and Daniel Webster (1940)

Devil and Daniel Webster
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 52mins.
Genres Fantasy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
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Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
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Walter Huston Actor n/a 1 1000002
Jane Darwell Actor n/a 1 1000003
Simone Simon Actor n/a 1 1000004
Gene Lockhart Actor n/a 1 1000005
John Qualen Actor n/a 1 1000006
H. Warner Actor n/a 1 1000007
Frank Conlan Actor n/a 1 1000008
Lindy Wade Actor n/a 1 1000009
George Cleveland Actor n/a 1 1000010
James Craig Actor n/a 1 1000011
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Dan Totheroh Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
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Joseph August Photography n/a 120835 6000001
Robert Wise Editor n/a 172 7000001
Bernard Herrmann Music n/a 120781 8000001