The Long Gray Line


The life story of a salt-of-the-earth Irish immigrant, who becomes an Army Noncommissioned Officer and spends his 50 year career at the United States Military Academy at West Point. This includes his job-related experiences as well as his family life and the relationships he develops with young cadets with whom he befriends. Based on the life of a real person.

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  1. Marty Maher


  2. Nardi Reeder Campion


  3. Edward Hope


  4. John Ford


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  1. Tyrone Power

    Tyrone Power

    Martin 'Marty' Maher

  2. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    Mary O'Donnell

  3. Robert Francis

    Robert Francis

    James N. Sundstrom Jr.

  4. Donald Crisp

    Donald Crisp

    Old Martin

  5. Ward Bond

    Ward Bond

    Capt. Herman J. Kohler

  6. Betsy Palmer

    Betsy Palmer

    Kitty Carter

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 18m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • February 9, 1955



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