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The Thin Man

Plot: A husband and wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.
Release Date: Friday, May 25 1934
89 years ago
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Cast

Portrait of William PowellWilliam Powell
Nick Charles
William Powell was
41 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Jul 28 1892 –
Mon, Mar 05 1984
Portrait of Myrna LoyMyrna Loy
Nora Charles
Myrna Loy was
28 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Aug 02 1905 –
Tue, Dec 14 1993
Portrait of Maureen O'SullivanMaureen O'Sullivan
Dorothy Wynant
Maureen O'Sullivan was
23 in The Thin Man.
Wed, May 17 1911 –
Tue, Jun 23 1998
Portrait of Nat PendletonNat Pendleton
Inspector John Guild
Nat Pendleton was
38 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Aug 07 1895 –
Thu, Oct 12 1967
Portrait of Minna GombellMinna Gombell
Mimi Wynant
Minna Gombell was
41 in The Thin Man.
Fri, May 27 1892 –
Sat, Apr 14 1973
Portrait of Henry WadsworthHenry Wadsworth
Tommy
Henry Wadsworth was
30 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Jun 18 1903 –
Thu, Dec 05 1974
Portrait of Porter HallPorter Hall
Herbert MacCaulay
Porter Hall was
45 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Sep 18 1888 –
Tue, Oct 06 1953
Portrait of William HenryWilliam Henry
Gilbert Wynant
William Henry was
19 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Nov 10 1914 –
Tue, Aug 10 1982
Portrait of Edward EllisEdward Ellis
Clyde Wynant
Edward Ellis was
63 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Nov 11 1870 –
Sat, Jul 26 1952
Portrait of Edward BrophyEdward Brophy
Joe Morelli
Edward Brophy was
39 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Feb 26 1895 –
Fri, May 27 1960
Portrait of Cyril ThorntonCyril Thornton
Tanner
Cyril Thornton was
28 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Aug 06 1905 –
Thu, Feb 08 1990
Portrait of Cesar RomeroCesar Romero
Chris Jorgenson
Cesar Romero was
27 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Feb 15 1907 –
Sat, Jan 01 1994
Portrait of Harold HuberHarold Huber
Arthur Nunheim
Harold Huber was
24 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Dec 05 1909 –
Tue, Sep 29 1959
Portrait of Natalie MoorheadNatalie Moorhead
Julia Wolf
Natalie Moorhead was
32 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Jul 27 1901 –
Tue, Oct 06 1992
Portrait of William AugustinWilliam Augustin
Wynant's Butler (uncredited)
William Augustin was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Polly BaileyPolly Bailey
Janitress (uncredited)
Polly Bailey was
51 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Jul 29 1882 –
Mon, Aug 25 1952
Portrait of Arthur BelascoArthur Belasco
Detective (uncredited)
Arthur Belasco was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Brooks BenedictBrooks Benedict
Night Club Patron (uncredited)
Brooks Benedict was
38 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Feb 05 1896 –
Mon, Jan 01 1968
Portrait of Tui BowTui Bow
Stenographer (uncredited)
Tui Bow was
27 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Oct 19 1906 –
Thu, Mar 25 1993
Portrait of Raymond BrownRaymond Brown
Police Dr. Walton (uncredited)
Raymond Brown was
59 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Aug 16 1874 –
Sat, Jul 29 1939
Portrait of Ruth ChanningRuth Channing
Mrs. Jorgenson (uncredited)
Ruth Channing was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Jack CheathamJack Cheatham
Detective (uncredited)
Jack Cheatham was
39 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Dec 28 1894 –
Tue, Mar 30 1971
Portrait of Clay ClementClay Clement
Quinn (uncredited)
Clay Clement was
46 in The Thin Man.
Fri, May 18 1888 –
Sat, Oct 20 1956
Portrait of Nick CopelandNick Copeland
Reporter (uncredited)
Nick Copeland was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Pat FlahertyPat Flaherty
Fighter at Party (uncredited)
Pat Flaherty was
37 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Mar 08 1897 –
Wed, Dec 02 1970
Portrait of Douglas FowleyDouglas Fowley
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Douglas Fowley was
22 in The Thin Man.
Tue, May 30 1911 –
Thu, May 21 1998
Portrait of Christian J. FrankChristian J. Frank
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
Christian J. Frank was
44 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Mar 11 1890 –
Tue, Dec 12 1967
Portrait of Kenneth GibsonKenneth Gibson
Apartment Clerk (uncredited)
Kenneth Gibson was
36 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Jan 17 1898 –
Sun, Nov 26 1972
Portrait of Dick GordonDick Gordon
Night Club Patron (uncredited)
Dick Gordon was
40 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Jun 21 1893 –
Thu, Sep 20 1956
Portrait of Creighton HaleCreighton Hale
Reporter (uncredited)
Creighton Hale was
46 in The Thin Man.
Thu, May 24 1888 –
Mon, Aug 09 1965
Portrait of Sherry HallSherry Hall
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Sherry Hall was
41 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Aug 08 1892 –
Fri, Apr 06 1984
Portrait of Edward HearnEdward Hearn
Detective (uncredited)
Edward Hearn was
45 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Sep 06 1888 –
Mon, Apr 15 1963
Portrait of Robert HomansRobert Homans
Billy the Detective (uncredited)
Robert Homans was
56 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Nov 07 1877 –
Mon, Jul 28 1947
Portrait of John IrwinJohn Irwin
'Face' Tefler (uncredited)
John Irwin was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Thomas E. JacksonThomas E. Jackson
Reporter (uncredited)
Thomas E. Jackson was
47 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Jul 02 1886 –
Thu, Sep 07 1967
Portrait of Sydney JarvisSydney Jarvis
Witness (uncredited)
Sydney Jarvis was
56 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Jan 11 1878 –
Tue, Jun 06 1939
Portrait of Tiny JonesTiny Jones
Woman Buying Newspaper (uncredited)
Tiny Jones was
58 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Nov 25 1875 –
Fri, Mar 21 1952
Portrait of Kenner G. KempKenner G. Kemp
Night Club Patron (uncredited)
Kenner G. Kemp was
26 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Jan 03 1908 –
Mon, May 13 1985
Portrait of John LarkinJohn Larkin
Porter (uncredited)
John Larkin was
55 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Jan 01 1879 –
Wed, Mar 18 1936
Portrait of Walter LongWalter Long
Stutsy Burke (uncredited)
Walter Long was
55 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Mar 04 1879 –
Fri, Jul 04 1952
Portrait of Fred MalatestaFred Malatesta
Joe - Headwaiter (uncredited)
Fred Malatesta was
45 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Apr 17 1889 –
Tue, Apr 08 1952
Portrait of Hans MoebusHans Moebus
Night Club Patron (uncredited)
Hans Moebus was
31 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Sep 23 1902 –
Sat, Apr 03 1976
Portrait of William H. O'BrienWilliam H. O'Brien
Bartender (uncredited)
William H. O'Brien was
42 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Jul 19 1891 –
Sat, Apr 18 1981
Portrait of Frank O'ConnorFrank O'Connor
Detective Waiter (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor was
53 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Apr 11 1881 –
Sun, Nov 22 1959
Portrait of Henry OthoHenry Otho
Burly Party Waiter-Bodyguard (uncredited)
Henry Otho was
46 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Feb 06 1888 –
Thu, Jun 06 1940
Portrait of Garry OwenGarry Owen
Detective (uncredited)
Garry Owen was
32 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Feb 18 1902 –
Fri, Jun 01 1951
Portrait of Lee PhelpsLee Phelps
Detective (uncredited)
Lee Phelps was
41 in The Thin Man.
Sun, May 14 1893 –
Thu, Mar 19 1953
Portrait of Alexander PollardAlexander Pollard
Waiter Hired for Dinner (uncredited)
Alexander Pollard was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Albert PolletAlbert Pollet
Waiter Hired for Dinner (uncredited)
Albert Pollet was
45 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Feb 15 1889 –
Tue, Jul 24 1979
Portrait of Bob ReevesBob Reeves
Cop (uncredited)
Bob Reeves was
42 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Jan 28 1892 –
Tue, Apr 12 1960
Portrait of Bert RoachBert Roach
Crying Man at Party (uncredited)
Bert Roach was
42 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Aug 20 1891 –
Tue, Feb 16 1971
Portrait of Rolfe SedanRolfe Sedan
Waiter (uncredited)
Rolfe Sedan was
38 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Jan 20 1896 –
Wed, Sep 15 1982
Portrait of Gertrude ShortGertrude Short
Marian (uncredited)
Gertrude Short was
32 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Apr 06 1902 –
Wed, Jul 31 1968
Portrait of Lee ShumwayLee Shumway
Plainclothesman (uncredited)
Lee Shumway was
50 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Mar 03 1884 –
Sun, Jan 04 1959
Portrait of SkippySkippy
Asta (uncredited)
Skippy was
3 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Jan 01 1931 –
Mon, Jan 01 1951
Portrait of Pietro SossoPietro Sosso
Butler (uncredited)
Pietro Sosso was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Ben TaggartBen Taggart
Police Captain (uncredited)
Ben Taggart was
45 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Apr 05 1889 –
Sat, May 17 1947
Portrait of Phil TeadPhil Tead
Reporter (uncredited)
Phil Tead was
40 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Sep 29 1893 –
Sun, Jun 09 1974
Portrait of George TempletonGeorge Templeton
Reporter (uncredited)
George Templeton was
27 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Nov 11 1906 –
Tue, Aug 26 1980
Portrait of Harry TenbrookHarry Tenbrook
Guest at Nick's Party (uncredited)
Harry Tenbrook was
46 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Oct 08 1887 –
Wed, Sep 14 1960
Portrait of Huey WhiteHuey White
Minor Role (uncredited)
Huey White was
36 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Aug 28 1897 –
Thu, Jun 23 1938
Portrait of Leo WhiteLeo White
Leo - Waiter (uncredited)
Leo White was
60 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Nov 09 1873 –
Mon, Sep 20 1948
Portrait of Charles WilliamsCharles Williams
Fighter Manager (uncredited)
Charles Williams was
35 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Sep 27 1898 –
Fri, Jan 03 1958

Crew

Portrait of W.S. Van DykeW.S. Van Dyke
Director
W.S. Van Dyke was
45 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Mar 21 1889 –
Fri, Feb 05 1943
Portrait of Edwin B. WillisEdwin B. Willis
Assistant Art Director
Edwin B. Willis was
41 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Jan 27 1893 –
Tue, Nov 26 1963
Portrait of James Wong HoweJames Wong Howe
Director of Photography
James Wong Howe was
34 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Aug 27 1899 –
Mon, Jul 12 1976
Portrait of Douglas ShearerDouglas Shearer
Sound Director
Douglas Shearer was
34 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Nov 17 1899 –
Wed, Jan 06 1971
Portrait of David TownsendDavid Townsend
Assistant Art Director
David Townsend was
42 in The Thin Man.
Mon, Nov 02 1891 –
Mon, Aug 05 1935
Portrait of Lesley SelanderLesley Selander
Assistant Director
Lesley Selander was
33 in The Thin Man.
Sat, May 26 1900 –
Wed, Dec 05 1979
Portrait of Frances GoodrichFrances Goodrich
Screenplay
Frances Goodrich was
43 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Dec 20 1890 –
Sun, Jan 29 1984
Portrait of Albert HackettAlbert Hackett
Screenplay
Albert Hackett was
34 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Feb 14 1900 –
Thu, Mar 16 1995
Portrait of Hunt StrombergHunt Stromberg
Producer
Hunt Stromberg was
39 in The Thin Man.
Wed, Jul 11 1894 –
Fri, Aug 23 1968
Portrait of Robert KernRobert Kern
Editor
Robert Kern was
49 in The Thin Man.
Sun, Mar 29 1885 –
Tue, May 30 1972
Portrait of William AxtWilliam Axt
Original Music Composer
William Axt was
46 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Apr 19 1888 –
Fri, Feb 13 1959
Portrait of Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett
Novel
Dashiell Hammett was
39 in The Thin Man.
Sun, May 27 1894 –
Tue, Jan 10 1961
Portrait of David SnellDavid Snell
Orchestrator
David Snell was
36 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Sep 10 1897 –
Mon, Mar 27 1967
Portrait of Dolly TreeDolly Tree
Costume Design
Dolly Tree was
35 in The Thin Man.
Fri, Mar 17 1899 –
Thu, May 17 1962
Portrait of Cedric GibbonsCedric Gibbons
Art Direction
Cedric Gibbons was
41 in The Thin Man.
Thu, Mar 23 1893 –
Tue, Jul 26 1960
Portrait of Howard DietzHoward Dietz
Public Relations
Howard Dietz was
37 in The Thin Man.
Tue, Sep 08 1896 –
Sat, Jul 30 1983
Portrait of Wayne AllenWayne Allen
Orchestrator
Wayne Allen was
30 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Aug 15 1903 –
Sat, Jun 07 1969
Portrait of Ted AllenTed Allen
Still Photographer
Ted Allen was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Jack VirgilJack Virgil
Orchestrator
Jack Virgil was
42 in The Thin Man.
Sat, May 30 1891 –
Sat, May 14 1955
Portrait of Clarence Sinclair BullClarence Sinclair Bull
Still Photographer
Clarence Sinclair Bull was
>> in The Thin Man.
Unknown Birthday
Portrait of Maurice De PackhMaurice De Packh
Orchestrator
Maurice De Packh was
37 in The Thin Man.
Sat, Nov 21 1896 –
Tue, May 24 1960