The Last Hurrah | 1977

Drama, Adaptation
Carroll O'Connor wrote and starred in this second screen adaptation of the 1956 best-seller (previously filmed by John Ford in 1958 with Spencer Tracy) about the aging and ailing head of a big-time political machine who ...more

Cast

... Frank Skeffington

Actor (1977-1978)

... Prudy Cass

Actor (1977-1978)

... Amos Force

Actor (1977-1978)

... Roger Shanley

Actor (1977-1978)

... Nat Gardiner

Actor (1977-1978)

... Sam Weinberg

Actor (1977-1978)

... Ditto Boland

Actor (1977-1978)

... John Gorman

Actor (1977-1978)

... Hack Wiles

Actor (1977-1978)

... George Sherrard

Actor (1977-1978)

... Clare Gardiner

Actor (1977-1978)

... Cardinal Burke

Actor (1977-1978)

Company

Production Company

Production Company

Synopsis

Carroll O'Connor wrote and starred in this second screen adaptation of the 1956 best-seller (previously filmed by John Ford in 1958 with Spencer Tracy) about the aging and ailing head of a big-time political machine who schemes to stay in power and win a fourth term. Emmy nominations went to Burgess Meredith and Mariette Hartley for supporting actor and actress.

Writers

Screenplay (1977-1978)

Source Material (from novel) (1977-1978)

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