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3.8
141 Ratings

The Great McGinty

Directed by Preston Sturges
United States, 1940
Comedy

Synopsis

Brian Donlevy plays Dan McGinty, a Chicago hobo who is hired by local political bosses as a “professional voter”, casting ballots under a variety of assumed names in various districts.

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The Great McGinty Directed by Preston Sturges

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1941 | Winner: Best Writing, Original Screenplay

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