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The Emperor Jones (1933)

09/29/1933 (US) DramaMusic 1h 15m
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Unscrupulously ambitious, Brutus Jones escapes from jail after killing a guard and through bluff and bravado he finds himself the emperor of a Caribbean island.

  1. Dudley Murphy


  2. DuBose Heyward


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Robeson

    Paul Robeson

    Brutus Jones

  2. Dudley Digges

    Dudley Digges


  3. Frank H. Wilson

    Frank H. Wilson

    Jeff (as Frank Wilson)

  4. Fredi Washington

    Fredi Washington


  5. Ruby Elzy

    Ruby Elzy


  6. George Haymid Stamper

    Lem (as George Stamper)

  7. Billie Holiday

    Billie Holiday

    Extra in Nightclub Scene

  8. Moms Mabley

    Moms Mabley


  9. Rex Ingram

    Rex Ingram

    Court Crier

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The Emperor Jones
The Emperor Jones

Status Released

Original Language English

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