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Keeper of the Flame

Keeper of the Flame(1942)

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Brief Synopsis

A reporter digs into the secret life of a recently deceased political hero.

Cast & Crew

George Cukor Director
Spencer Tracy Steven O'Malley
Katharine Hepburn Christine Forrest
Richard Whorf Clive Kerndon
Margaret Wycherly Mrs. Forrest
Forrest Tucker Geoffrey Midford
Frank Craven Dr. Fielding
Horace McNally Freddie Ridges
Percy Kilbride Orion Peabody
Audrey Christie Jane Harding
Darryl Hickman Jeb Rickards
Donald Meek Mr. Arbuthnot
Howard da Silva Jason Rickards
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  release: Dec 1942--Feb 1943
Release Date:  1942 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,033    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • "He grew to despise the people who worshipped him"

    Jeff Boston 2013-06-20

    The two biggest sociopolitical powerhouses in Hollywood history are limited by a botched script, but it has some great statements, like when Tracy's... MORE>

  • William Randolph Hearst!

    RedRain 2013-06-20

    I've watched this film probably 20 or more times and always find it intriguing. It wasn't until tonight after the film that I heard a story... MORE>

  • A different opinion.

    denscul 2013-06-19

    David Stewart, the screenwriter was black listed during the Congressional "Witch Hunts". Several comments have been made that are political, and... MORE>