The Defense Rests (1934) Movie Details

The Defense Rests
Lambert Hillyer
Columbia Pictures Corporation
1 hr 10 mins
Rating: 5.8/10 from 155 users

The Defense Rests Movie Cast

Jack Holt
as Matthew Mitchell
Jean Arthur
as Joan Hayes
Nat Pendleton
as Rocky
Arthur Hohl
Arthur Hohl as James Randolph
Raymond Walburn
as Austin
Harold Huber
as Castro
Robert Gleckler
as Lou Gentry
Sarah Padden
as Mrs. Evans
Shirley Grey
as Mabel Wilson
Donald Meek
as Fogg
Raymond Hatton
as Louie
Ward Bond
as Hood
John Wray
as Michael Cooney
Vivien Oakland
as Mrs. Monte Ballou
Selmer Jackson
as Duffy
J. Carrol Naish
as Monte Ballou
Samuel S. Hinds
as Dean Adams
Arthur Belasco
as Gun Store Owner
Brooks Benedict
as Charlie
Charles Brinley
as Bartender
Don Brodie
as Reporter
Allan Cavan
as Court Clerk
Edward Cecil
as Minor Role
Stephen Colt
Stephen Colt as Bailiff
Nick Copeland
as Minor Role
Lynn Cowan
as Reporter
Kernan Cripps
as Policeman
Carrie Daumery
as Dowager on Gambling Ship
Milla Davenport
as Neighbor
Joan Dix
Joan Dix as Minor Role
Oliver Eckhardt
as Jury Foreman
Ray Ellis
as Second Jury Foreman
Bess Flowers
as Receptionist
Mary Gordon
as Scrub Woman
Galen Gough
Galen Gough as Gangster
Arnold Gray
as Minor Role
Harrison Greene
as Moe - Reporter
Sam Hayes
as Radio Announcer
A.R. Haysel
A.R. Haysel as Bill - Turnkey
Arthur Hickman
Arthur Hickman as Minor Role
Harry Hume
Harry Hume as Father
Charles King
as Reporter
Lydia Knott
as Hospital Patient
Sam Lufkin
as Masseur / Trainer
John Mack
John Mack as Reporter
Stanley Mack
as Henchman
Joe Smith Marba
Joe Smith Marba as Court Clerk
Tony Martelli
as Waiter
Charles McAvoy
as Guard
Frank Mills
as Henchman
Geneva Mitchell
as Mitchell's Receptionist
Bert Moorhouse
as Minor Role
Wilfrid North
as Silent Judge
Frank O'Connor
as Minor Role
Hal Price
as Tim
Bruce Randall
Bruce Randall as Chauffeur
Bobbie Sheehan
Bobbie Sheehan as Minor Role
Reginald Simpson
Reginald Simpson as Minor Role
Bess Stafford
Bess Stafford as Jail Matron
Jerome Storm
as Reporter
Hal Taggart
Hal Taggart as Minor Role
Billy West
as Reporter
Maston Williams
as Diver
Eleanor Wood
Eleanor Wood as Poor Wife
Ernest F. Young
Ernest F. Young as Speakeasy Proprietor

The Defense Rests Crew List

Director :
Screenplay : Jo Swerling
Story : Jo Swerling

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The Defense Rests

The Defense Rests is a 1934 English Film stars Lambert Hillyer , Jo Swerling , Jo Swerling , Jack Holt , Jean Arthur , Nat Pendleton , Arthur Hohl , Raymond Walburn , Harold Huber , Robert Gleckler , Sarah Padden , Shirley Grey , Donald Meek , Raymond Hatton , Ward Bond , John Wray , Vivien Oakland , Selmer Jackson , J. Carrol Naish , Samuel S. Hinds , Arthur Belasco , Brooks Benedict , Charles Brinley , Don Brodie , Allan Cavan , Edward Cecil , Stephen Colt , Nick Copeland , Lynn Cowan , Kernan Cripps , Carrie Daumery , Milla Davenport , Joan Dix , Oliver Eckhardt , Ray Ellis , Bess Flowers , Mary Gordon , Galen Gough , Arnold Gray , Harrison Greene , Sam Hayes , A.R. Haysel , Arthur Hickman , Howard C. Hickman , Harry Hume , Charles King , Lydia Knott , Sam Lufkin , John Mack , Stanley Mack , Joe Smith Marba , Tony Martelli , Charles McAvoy , Frank Mills , Geneva Mitchell , Bert Moorhouse , Wilfrid North , Frank O'Connor , Hal Price , Bruce Randall , Bobbie Sheehan , Reginald Simpson , Bess Stafford , Jerome Storm , Hal Taggart , Billy West , Maston Williams , Eleanor Wood , Ernest F. Young , directed by Lambert Hillyer & music by .