The President Vanishes (1934) - Rotten Tomatoes

The President Vanishes (1934)





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This pre-WWII drama is of historical interest because it presents the anti-intervention viewpoint held by many Americans before Pearl Harbor. The story focuses on a group of business tycoons who conspire to improve the economy by forcing the US into entering WWII.


Paul Kelly
as Chick Moffat
Robert McWade
as Vice President Molleson
Paul Harvey
as Skinner
A.S. Byron
as President Stanley Craig
Henry J. Hebert
as Politician
Osgood Perkins
as Harris Brownell
Janet Beecher
as Mrs. Craig
Tom Dugan
as Nolan
Edward Ellis
as Lincoln Lee
Clara Blandick
as Mrs. Delling
Irene Franklin
as Mrs. Orcott
Sidney Blackmer
as D.L. Voorman
Edward Arnold
as Secretary of War Wardell
Douglas Wood
as Roger Grant
Peggy Conklin
as Alma Cronin
Charley Grapewin
as Richard Norton
Rosalind Russell
as Sally Voorman
Andy Devine
as Val Orcott
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Critic Reviews for The President Vanishes

All Critics (2)

...the picture becomes a thrilling detective story of the hunt for a kidnaped president.

April 20, 2020 | Full Review…

The picture ends with an incredible solution, but not until you have sat through some of the most exciting reels the cinema realm has to offer.

June 12, 2019 | Full Review…

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