Manpower

Manpower

104 mins | Drama, Crime | Aug. 9, 1941

Hank McHenry and Johnny Marshall work as power company linesmen. Hank is injured in an accident and subsequently promoted to foreman of the gang. Tensions start to show in the road crew as rivalry between Hank and Johnny increases.

Manpower

104 mins | Drama, Crime | Aug. 9, 1941

Manpower
Hank McHenry and Johnny Marshall work as power company linesmen. Hank is injured in an accident and subsequently promoted to foreman of the gang. Tensions start to show in the road crew as rivalry between Hank and Johnny increases.
IMDb rating 6.7
Producers Warner Bros. Pictures, First National Pictures
Original title Manpower
Directors Raoul Walsh, Russell Saunders
Writers Jerry Wald, Richard Macaulay

Cast

Edward G. Robinson

as Hank 'Gimpy' McHenry

Marlene Dietrich

as Fay Duval

George Raft

as Johnny Marshall

Alan Hale

as Jumbo Wells

Frank McHugh

as Omaha

Eve Arden

as Dolly

Barton MacLane

as Smiley Quinn

Ward Bond

as Eddie Adams

Walter Catlett

as Sidney Whipple

Joyce Compton

as Scarlett

Lucia Carroll

as Flo

Egon Brecher

as Antoine 'Pop' Duval

Cliff Clark

as Cully

Joseph Crehan

as Sweeney

Ben Welden

as Al Hurst

Dick Elliott

as Drunk

Jean Ames

as Thelma

John Harmon

as Benny

Chester Clute

as Drugstore Clerk

Harry Holman

as Justice of the Peace

Dick Wessel

as Lineman

Dorothy Appleby

as Wilma

Barbara Pepper

as Polly

William Hopper

as Switchboard Operator

James Flavin

as Orderly

Murray Alper

as Lineman