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Rated: 7.7 out of 10 with 3,199 votes.
Told in flashback, Depression-era bum Dan McGinty is recruited by the city's political machine to help with vote fraud. His great aptitude for this brings rapid promotion from "the boss," who finally decides he'd be ideal as a new, nominally "reform" mayor; but this candidacy requires marriage. His in-name-only marriage to honest Catherine proves the beginning of the end for dishonest Dan...
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7.7N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDb
Main Actors:
Daniel 'Dan' McGinty
Catharine McGinty
The Boss
George
Skeeters - The Politician
Tommy Thompson
Mayor Wilfred H. Tillinghast
Mr. Maxwell
The Dancing Girl
Madame Juliette La Jolla
The Boss' Chauffeur
The Lookout - At Felgman's
Benny Felgman
Farm Boy (uncredited)
Dr. Jonas J. Jarvis - Card Pl...
Detective (uncredited)
Professor - Election Official...
Governor's Secretary (uncredi...
Poll Watcher at Barber Shop (...
Old Crack-Pot (uncredited)
Bit Role (uncredited)
Senior Senator (uncredited)
Saloon Extra (uncredited)
Ugly Prisoner Demanding Quiet...
Title:The Great McGinty
Release Date:
Directed by:Preston Sturges
Genres:Comedy
Keywords:Great-DepressionPolitics
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