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The Great Moment

The Great Moment(1944)

Also Known As: Great Without Glory | Immortal Secret | Morton the Magnficent | Triumph Over Pain |

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Brief Synopsis

A 19th-century dentist sets out to find a painless method for pulling teeth in this true story.

Cast & Crew

Joel McCrea William Thomas Green Morton
Betty Field Elizabeth Morton
Harry Carey Professor John C. Warren
William Demarest Eben Frost
Louis Jean Heydt Dr. Horace Wells
Julius Tannen Dr. Charles T. Jackson
Edwin Maxwell Vice president of medical society
Porter Hall President Franklin Pierce
Franklin Pangborn Dr. Heywood
Grady Sutton Homer Quinby
Donivee Lee Betty Morton
Harry Hayden Judge Shipman
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 24 Aug 1944
Release Date:  1944 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  80, 83 or 90 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • Films that mess up history.

    denscul 2013-05-10

    If you like films, of all sorts, you will probably like this. It does get some laughs, I never saw a film by Sturgis that didn't. This is not a... MORE>

  • DOCTORS WON'T LIKE THIS FILM; EVERYONE ELSE WILL.

    Cant Be Bothered1 2008-04-22

    In its essence, this film excoriates the medical profession for its failure to develop anesthetics and its persecution of those who did. In the nineteenth... MORE>