Slim

Overview

Making his debut with Warner Brothers, Henry Fonda plays an apprentice high-voltage lineman working with the no-nonsense, but very experienced Pat O'Brien. Stringing up the high-tension electrical wires on tall metal towers is dangerous work, but from the moment he sees the linemen at work, farm boy Slim Fonda knows that this is the job for him. He convinces crew-boss Red Blayd O'Brien of this and after heavy-duty training, and the overcoming of a few fears, he starts to work. Tensions arise when Fonda falls in ...
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Overview

Making his debut with Warner Brothers, Henry Fonda plays an apprentice high-voltage lineman working with the no-nonsense, but very experienced Pat O'Brien. Stringing up the high-tension electrical wires on tall metal towers is dangerous work, but from the moment he sees the linemen at work, farm boy Slim Fonda knows that this is the job for him. He convinces crew-boss Red Blayd O'Brien of this and after heavy-duty training, and the overcoming of a few fears, he starts to work. Tensions arise when Fonda falls in love with Blayd's gal Cally Margaret Lindsey. Much of the plot was drawn from Tiger Shark 1932.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/16/2012
  • UPC: 883316450215
  • Original Release: 1937
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  • Source: Warner Archives
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Full Frame
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 39,275

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Pat O'Brien Red Blayd
Henry Fonda Slim
Margaret Lindsay Cally
Stuart Erwin Stumpy
John Farrell MacDonald Pop Traver
Dick Purcell Tom
Joe Sawyer Wilcox
Craig Reynolds Gambler
John Litel Wyatt Ranstead
Jane Wyman Stumpy's Girl Friend
Dick Wessel Al
Harland Tucker Lafe Garrettson
Joseph King Steve
Carlyle Moore Jr. Grunt
James Robbins Joe Braithewaite
Henry Otho Mitch
Max Wagner Griff
Ben Hendricks Jr. Kelly
Alonzo Price Gambler
Maidel Turner Mrs. Johnson
Walter Miller Jim Vincent
Wade Boteler Man
Davison Clark Sam
Brenda Fowler Miss Ferredice
John Harron Workman
Herbert Heywood Timekeeper
George Lloyd Gambler
Edwin Maxwell Corton
Cliff Saum Reel Boss
Ferdinand Schumann-Heink Waiter
Dorothy Vaughan Nurse
Emmett Vogan Clerk
Douglas Williams Gambler
Tom Wilson Gambler
Technical Credits
Ray Enright Director
Sam Bischoff Associate Producer
Leo F. Forbstein Musical Direction/Supervision
William Wister Haines Screenwriter
Byron Haskin Special Effects
Sidney Hickox Cinematographer
Owen Marks Editor
Howard Shoup Costumes/Costume Designer
Ted Smith Art Director
Max Steiner Score Composer
Hal B. Wallis Producer
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