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The Sullivans

The Sullivans(1944)

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Brief Synopsis

The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action in the Pacific theater are chronicled in this film based on a true story.

Cast & Crew

Lloyd Bacon Director
Anne Baxter Katherine Mary
Thomas Mitchell Thomas F. Sullivan
Selena Royle Alleta Sullivan
Edward Ryan Albert Leo Sullivan
Trudy Marshall Genevieve "Gen" Sullivan
John Campbell Francis Henry Sullivan
James Cardwell George Thomas Sullivan
John Alvin Madison "Matt" Abel Sullivan
George Offerman Jr. Joseph Eugene Sullivan
Roy Roberts Father Francis
Ward Bond Commander Robinson

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  New York opening: 9 Feb 1944; Los Angeles opening: 23 Feb 1944
Release Date:  1944 Production Date:  EB
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  The U.S.S. The Sullivans, Inc., Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  111-112 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,091    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • the fighting sullivans

    Geo. Lechner 2014-08-04

    this is the way young men felt during thoese years, when there country was being threatened ,you didn't think of what could happen to you, you only... MORE>

  • Fight to see this movie ...

    Lane 2011-08-03

    One of the greats .... a movie that all ages can see and enjoy. It's sad but the meaning and feelings it imprints will never go away and nor should... MORE>

  • The Fighting Sullivans

    Judy Starr 2010-11-11

    My favourite WW11 movie of all time! I was thrilled to find TCM showing it. I was born the same year the movie was released and so it has special... MORE>