The Best Man

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| Film | | USA | B&W | 1h 42min |
Stars: Henry Fonda, Cliff Robertson, Edie Adams

Two contenders for a presidential nomination seek the support of the dying ex-president

Cast (15)

Henry Fonda
William Russell
Cliff Robertson
Joe Cantwell
Edie Adams
Mabel Cantwell
Margaret Leighton, British actress, pictured in 1948
Alice Russell
Shelley Berman
Sheldon Bascomb
Lee Tracy
President Art Hockstader
Ann Sothern
Sue Ellen Gamadge
Gene Raymond
Don Cantwell
Kevin Mccarthy
Dick Jensen
Mahalia Jackson
Mahalia Jackson
Howard K Smith
Howard K. Smith
John Henry Faulk
Gov. T.T. Claypoole
Richard Arlen
Sen. Oscar Anderson
Penny Singleton
Mrs Claypoole
George Kirgo
Speechwriter
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Director

Franklin J Schaffner
(as Franklin Schaffner)

Writer

(screenplay)

Production company


Millar/Turman Productions