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Mills of the Gods (1934)

Approved | | Adventure, Drama | 15 December 1934 (USA)
A game-old-girl, Mary Hastings (May Robson), retires as the head of the Hasting Plow Works...only to see it slip rapidly into ruin. Her ne're-do-well son and daughter refuse to part with a ... See full summary »

Director:

Roy William Neill

Writers:

Garrett Fort (screenplay), Melville Baker (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
May Robson ... Mary Hastings
Fay Wray ... Jean Hastings
Victor Jory ... Jim Devlin
Raymond Walburn ... Willard Hastings
James Blakeley ... Alex Hastings
Josephine Whittell ... Henrietta Hastings
Mayo Methot ... Sarah
Albert Conti ... Count Filippo Di Fraschiani
Samuel S. Hinds ... Burroughs
Willard Robertson ... Thomas
Edward Keane ... Morgan
Edward Van Sloan ... Komeoski
Frank Reicher ... Barrett
Frederick Vogeding Frederick Vogeding ... Njordstrom (as Fredrik Vogeding)
Guy Usher Guy Usher ... Detective Kennedy
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A game-old-girl, Mary Hastings (May Robson), retires as the head of the Hasting Plow Works...only to see it slip rapidly into ruin. Her ne're-do-well son and daughter refuse to part with a cent of their fifty million dollar trust fund to help save the business and the worker's jobs. In the end a worker's riot is avoided when Mary returns with a bank loan to save the business. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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NOW...the "Lady For A Day" becomes the First Lady of the Screen! (Print Ad- Buffalo Courier-Express, ((Buffalo NY)) 2 June 1935)

Genres:

Adventure | Drama

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 December 1934 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

L'ultime sacrifice See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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