Indianapolis Speedway


Categories: Action, Drama, Romance
This 1939 drama, a reworking of the 1932 James Cagney film "The Crowd Roars", stars Pat O'Brien as a champion auto racer who unhappily learns his kid brother (John Payne) wants to enter the same profession rather than finish school.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1939-08-05
Run time: 85 minute / 1:25
Director: Lloyd Bacon
Writers: Sig Herzig, Wally Kline.
Production Company : Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Country: United States of America


Pat O’Brien
as Joe Greer
Ann Sheridan
as Frankie Merrick
John Payne
as Eddie Greer
Frank McHugh
as Spuds Connors
Gale Page
as Lee Mason
Grace Stafford
as Martha Connors
Granville Bates
as Mr. Greer
John Ridgely
as Ted Horn
Regis Toomey
as Dick Wilbur
John Harron
as Red
William B. Davidson
as Duncan Martin
Edward McWade
as Tom Dugan
Irving Bacon
as Fred Haskill
Tommy Bupp
as Haskill's Son
Charles Halton
as Mayor
Robert Middlemass
as Edward Hart
Billy Arnold
as Himself
Sidney Bracey
as Spectator
Nat Carr
as Spectator
Glen Cavender
as Extra on Dance Floor
Eddy Chandler
as Racetrack Official
John Conte
as Third Radio Announcer
Hal Craig
as Dick's Mechanic
Ralph Dunn
as Racetrack Official
Sol Gorss
as Frank, Replaced Driving Mechanic
William Gould
as Doctor
Creighton Hale
as Racetrack Official
Sam Hayes
as Second Radio Announcer
Stuart Holmes
as Extra on Dance Floor
Reid Kilpatrick
as Announcer at Tote Board
Monroe Lee
as Baby
Bert Moorhouse
as Nightclub Extra
Evelyn Mulhall
as Mrs. Martin
Wendell Niles
as First Radio Announcer
Patsy O'Byrne
as Annoyed Woman at Homecoming
Ted Oliver
as Racetrack Official
Eddie Parker
as Pit Man
Paul Phillips
as Driver
Georges Renavent
as Headwaiter
John J. Richardson
as Fan at Homecoming
Jeffrey Sayre
as Racetrack Official
Garland Smith
as Reporter
Elliott Sullivan
as Jimmy, Ted's Mechanic
Russell Wade
as Dance Extra
Billy Wayne
as Stubby, a Pitman
Tom Wilson
as Racetrack Official
Claude Wisberg
as Bellboy
Jack Wise
as Spectator
Jack L. Warner Executive Producer

Adolph Deutsch Original Music Composer

Costume & Make-Up
Orry-Kelly Costume Design

Howard Hawks Story

Sidney Hickox Director of Photography

Lloyd Bacon Director

Esdras Hartley Art Direction

William Holmes Editor

Sig Herzig Screenplay
Wally Kline Screenplay

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