• The Magnificent Yankee (1950)

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Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary
Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes (Louis Calhern) spends his leisure time at his home, where he entertains guests with the assistance of his loving wife, Fanny (Ann Harding). His most trusted friend is Judge Louis Brandeis (Eduard Franz), with whom he spends hours debating the law. When Fanny dies, Holmes is heartbroken and aimless, but he finds direction again by dedicating himself to his court duties and teaching the Harvard law clerks who come to work for him.

Cast: Louis Calhern, Ann Harding, Eduard Franz

Director: John Sturges

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

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