Colonel Effingham's Raid

Directed by Irving Pichel
1948    72m    Not Rated
In 1940, Colonel Will Seaborn Effingham (Charles Coburn), a retired Army officer, returns to his home town of Fredericksville, Georgia, and is disturbed at the lack of civic pride. He writes a letter to the editor in the local newspaper and attacks those who would do away with with traditions, especially those moving to tear down the old city hall and those who wish to rename Confederate Square after a local politician.
Cast of Colonel Effingham's Raid
  • Charles CoburnColonel Will Seaborn Effingham
  • Joan BennettElla Sue Dozier
  • William EytheAlbert 'Al' Marbury
  • Allyn JoslynEarl Hoats
  • Elizabeth PattersonCousin Emma
  • Donald MeekDoc Buden
  • Frank CravenDewey
  • Thurston HallEd - the Mayor
  • Cora WitherspoonMrs. Clara Meigs
  • Emory ParnellJoe Alsobrook
  • Henry ArmettaJimmy Economy
  • Stephen DunneProfessor Edward 'Ed' Bland
  • Roy RobertsArmy Captain Rampey

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