Director John Sturges' 1950 film biography of Oliver Wendell Holmes stars Louis Calhern, Ann Harding.and Richard Anderson.

  1. John Sturges


  2. Francis Biddle


  3. Emmet Lavery


Top Billed Cast

  1. Louis Calhern

    Louis Calhern

    Oliver Wendell Holmes

  2. Ann Harding

    Ann Harding

    Fanny Bowditch Holmes

  3. Eduard Franz

    Eduard Franz

    Judge Louis Brandeis

  4. Philip Ober

    Philip Ober

    Owen Wister / Narrator

  5. Ian Wolfe

    Ian Wolfe

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 20, 1950


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 20m

Budget -

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