The Guy Who Came Back (1951) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Guy Who Came Back (1951)





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In this film, the title character is Paul Douglas, a pro football player of the early 1940s at the end of his career. When his wife chews him out for living in the past, Douglas walks out and attempts to prove that he's still in top shape.


Paul Douglas
as Harry Joplin
Joan Bennett
as Kathy Joplin
Don DeFore
as Gordon Towne
Zero Mostel
as Boots Mullins
Edmon Ryan
as Joe Demarcus
Dick Ryan
as Station Master
Mack Williams
as Captain of Waiters
Shirley Tegge
as Hatcheck Girl
Grandon Rhodes
as Capt. Shallock
John Close
as Tufano
Tom Hanlon
as Announcer
Harry Seymour
as Piano Player
Emile G. Meyer
as Police Guard
Hal Baylor
as Navy Man
Gayle Pace
as Spotter
Robert Foulk
as Flight Manager
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Critic Reviews for The Guy Who Came Back

All Critics (1) | Top Critics (1)

The Guy Who Came Back presents an arresting problem, but doesn't know how to solve it.

August 8, 2019 | Full Review…

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