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The Last Hurrah

The Last Hurrah(1958)

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Brief Synopsis

A political boss faces changing times as he runs for re-election.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
Spencer Tracy Frank Skeffington
Jeffrey Hunter Adam Caulfield
Dianne Foster Maeve Caulfield
Pat O'Brien John Gorman
Basil Rathbone Norman Cass, Sr.
Donald Crisp Cardinal Martin Burke
James Gleason Cuke Gillen
Edward Brophy Ditto Boland
John Carradine Amos Force
Willis Bouchey Roger Sugrue
Basil Ruysdael Bishop Gardner
Ricardo Cortez Sam Weinberg
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 23 Oct 1958; Los Angeles opening: 29 Oct 1958
Release Date:  1958 Production Date:  A John Ford Production
AFI-EB-Comm
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  120-122 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  12,000    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • response to previous reviewer

    kevin sellers 2016-11-17

    Thanks for the kind words, Jeff. If the truth be known, I find that we're in agreement a surprising amount of the time. Kinda surprised that... MORE>

  • The last hurrah for about everyone in it

    Jeff Boston 2016-10-26

    Actor Tracy dies, but seemingly every other actor in this film had a career about to die or was dead, resurrected by Ford to get the Golden Era Irish... MORE>

  • Not quite a winning ticket

    Oliver Cutshaw 2016-10-19

    One of John Ford's later films. A nostalgic film about a nostalgic era of American politics. Imagine a political campaign that was not mainly about... MORE>