The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action in the Pacific theater are chronicled in this film based on a true story.

  1. Lloyd Bacon


  2. Edward Doherty


  3. Jules Schermer


  4. Mary C. McCall, Jr.


Top Billed Cast

  1. Anne Baxter

    Anne Baxter

    Katherine Mary Sullivan

  2. Thomas Mitchell

    Thomas Mitchell

    Mr. Thomas F. Sullivan

  3. Selena Royle

    Selena Royle

    Mrs. Alleta Sullivan

  4. Edward Ryan

    Albert Leo 'Al' Sullivan

  5. Trudy Marshall

    Trudy Marshall

    Genevieve 'Gen' Sullivan

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The Fighting Sullivans
The Fighting Sullivans


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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 3, 1944


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget -

Revenue -



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