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Directed by Raoul Walsh
1941    1h 44m    Not Rated
Hank McHenry and Johnny Marshall work on a road crew for a power company. In a freak accident, Hank is injured and is promoted to foreman of the gang. One night Hank and Johnny meet Fay Duval in a clip joint, but tensions start to show in the road crew as rivalry between Hank and Johnny increases.
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Cast of Manpower
  • Edward G. RobinsonHank McHenry
  • Marlene DietrichFay Duval
  • George RaftJohnny Marshall
  • Alan HaleJumbo Wells
  • Frank McHughOmaha
  • Eve ArdenDolly
  • Barton MacLaneSmiley Quinn
  • Ward BondEddie Adams
  • Walter CatlettSidney Whipple
  • Joyce ComptonScarlett
  • Lucia LaCerteFlo
  • Egon BrecherPop Duval
  • Cliff ClarkCully
  • Joseph CrehanSweeney
  • Ben WeldenAl Hurst
  • Barbara PepperPolly
  • Dorothy ApplebyWilma
  • Murray AlperLineman (uncredited)
  • Jean AmesThelma (uncredited)
  • Sam AshMidnight Club Patron (uncredited)
  • Lynn BaggettGirl (uncredited)
  • Leah BairdMrs. Taylor (uncredited)
  • Muriel BarrModel (uncredited)
  • Diana BarrymoreGirl (uncredited)
  • Arthur Q. BryanDrunk Texan (uncredited)
  • Joyce BryantMrs. Brewster (uncredited)
  • Georgia CaineHead Nurse (uncredited)
  • Peter CaldwellBoy Playing Baseball (uncredited)
  • Nat Carr28 Club Waiter (uncredited)
  • Glen CavenderDrunk Bounced from Midnight Club (uncredited)
  • Spencer ChanClub Patron (uncredited)
  • Eddy ChandlerDetective in Raid (uncredited)
  • Chester CluteDrug Store Clerk (uncredited)
  • Joe DevlinBartender (uncredited)
  • John DilsonJail Clerk (uncredited)
  • Roland DrewCitizen Reporting Power Outage (uncredited)
  • Ralph DunnMan Calling Sweeney (uncredited)
  • Dick ElliottDrunk Texan (uncredited)
  • Faye EmersonNurse Who Lost Draw (uncredited)
  • Eddie FetherstonPower Company Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • James FlavinOrderly About to Give Bath (uncredited)
  • Charles FogelClub Patron (uncredited)
  • Brenda FowlerMrs. Calkin (uncredited)
  • William GouldFreeman (uncredited)
  • Fred GrahamLineman at Cafe Counter (uncredited)
  • Carl HarbaughNoisy Nash (uncredited)
  • John HarmonBenny (uncredited)
  • Harry Harvey Jr.Boy Playing Baseball (uncredited)
  • Al HermanPower Company Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • Herbert HeywoodCharlie (uncredited)
  • Friedrich HollaenderAccompanist (uncredited)
  • Harry HolmanJustice of the Peace (uncredited)
  • Stuart Holmes28 Club Bartender (uncredited)
  • William HopperPower Company Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • John Kelly28 Club Bouncer (uncredited)
  • Paul KingClub Patron (uncredited)
  • Barbara LandMarilyn (uncredited)
  • Vera LewisWife of the Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
  • Audra LindleyNurse (uncredited)
  • Jack 'Tiny' LipsonMidnight Club Bartender (uncredited)
  • Al LloydMidnight Club Patron (uncredited)
  • Frank MayoMidnight Club Doorman (uncredited)
  • Pat McKeeMidnight Club Bouncer (uncredited)
  • Gayle MellottModel (uncredited)
  • William NewellLineman at Cafe Counter (uncredited)
  • Paul Panzer28 Club Bartender (uncredited)
  • Lee PhelpsDetective in Raid (uncredited)
  • Jane RandolphHat Check Girl (uncredited)
  • John J. RichardsonMidnight Club Waiter (uncredited)
  • Bobby RobbBoy Playing Baseball (uncredited)
  • Drew RoddyBoy Playing Baseball (uncredited)
  • William RoylePoliceman in Raid (uncredited)
  • Cliff SaumMan to Call Substation (uncredited)
  • Jeffrey SayrePower Company Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • Harry SeymourPiano Player (uncredited)
  • Charles SherlockPower Company Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • Harry StrangTommy (Foreman Sent to Line 191) (uncredited)
  • Robert StrangeBailsman (uncredited)
  • Charles SullivanLineman at Cafe Counter (uncredited)
  • Elliott SullivanLineman at Cafe Counter (uncredited)
  • Harry TenbrookMidnight Club Waiter (uncredited)
  • Dorothy VaughanMrs. Boyle (uncredited)
  • Sailor VincentLineman (uncredited)
  • Nella WalkerFloor Lady (uncredited)
  • Billy WayneTaxi Driver (uncredited)
  • Dick WesselLineman at Cafe Counter (uncredited)
  • Joan WinfieldNurse Holding Baby (uncredited)
  • Isabel WithersHead Nurse (uncredited)
  • Beal WongWing Ling (uncredited)
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