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In this flag-waving musical, veteran actor James Cagney portrays real life composer/performer George M. Cohan. This 1942 film received a total of eight nominations and won three Academy Awards (including an Oscar for Cagney).

MPAA Rating Not Rated
Theatrical Release June 5, 1942
Director Michael Curtiz
Cast James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston
Run Time 126
1942 Warner Bros. Pictures / Turner Entertainment

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