Articles about: “The Spoilers”

"The Spoilers"
“The Spoilers”

Directed by Ray Enright, produced by Frank Lloyd, and written by Lawrence Hazard and Tom Reed. Starring Marlene Dietrich, Randolph Scott, John Wayne, Margaret Lindsay, Harry Carey, and Samuel S. Hinds. Universal, 1942.

In Production: 01/12/42—Late February 1942
Released: 05/08/42

Cost: $723,455
Total Earnings: $2,060,000

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John Wayne, Marlene Dietrich, and Randolph Scott in "Pittsburgh"

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Randolph Scott, Marlene Dietrich, and John Wayne in "The Spoilers"

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