The Emperor Jones

Cascadia Entertainment (1933)
Drama, Special Interest
USA | English | Color | 1h 20min

Unscrupulously ambitious ,Brutus Jones escapes from jail after killing a guard and, through bluff and bravado, finds himself the emperor of a Caribbean island.

Cast View all

Dudley Digges Smithers
Ruby Elzy Dolly
Brandon Evans Carrington
Rex Ingram Court Crier
Jackie Mayble Marcella
Paul Robeson Brutus Jones
George Haymid Stamper Lem
Gordon Taylor stick-man
Fredi Washington Undine
Frank Wilson
Frank H. Wilson Jeff
Taylor Gordon Stick-man
Moms Mabley Marcella
George Haymid Stamper Lem

Crew View all

Director Dudley Murphy
Writer Eugene O'Neill, DuBose Heyward
Producer Gifford Cochran, John Krimsky
Photography Ernest Haller
Musician Rosamond Johnson, Frank Tours


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