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The Informer

The Informer(1935)

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Brief Synopsis

An Irish rebel turns in his best friend to earn passage money to America, then has to dodge the suspicions of his cohorts.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
Victor McLaglen Gypo Nolan
Heather Angel Mary McPhillip
Preston Foster Dan Gallagher
Margot Grahame Katie Madden
Wallace Ford Frankie McPhillip
Una O'Connor Mrs. McPhillip
Joseph Sauers Barteley Mulholland
Neil Fitzgerald Tommy Connor
Donald Meek Pat Mulligan
D'Arcy Corrigan The blind man
Leo McCabe Donahue

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 9 May 1935
Release Date:  1935 Production Date:  A John Ford Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Victor System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  91, 95 or 97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • A film close to John Ford's heart

    Robert 2014-02-27

    John Ford being of Irish descent, this story of Ireland's centuries long fight for freedom against British oppression was probably dear to his heart.... MORE>

  • The Idiot

    Meredith 2013-12-06

    I really didn't like this film because of McLaglen (not his acting, but because of the character Gypo). The guy was a drunken idiot. I couldn't... MORE>

  • The Informer

    Dashiell B. 2013-02-11

    An engaging drama that won director Ford his first Oscar. McLaglen won the Best Actor award as a slow-witted brawler who informs his rebellious ally for... MORE>