A Medal for Benny

A Medal for Benny is a 1945 American film directed by Irving Pichel. The story was conceived by writer Jack Wagner, who enlisted his long-time friend John Steinbeck to help him put it into script form. The film was released by Paramount Pictures. The film is also known as Benny's Medal.

A Medal for Benny
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Directed byIrving Pichel
Screenplay byFrank Butler
Story byJohn Steinbeck
Frank Butler
StarringDorothy Lamour
Arturo de Córdova
J. Carrol Naish
Music byVictor Young
CinematographyLionel Lindon
Edited byArthur P. Schmidt
Production
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Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • April 16, 1945 (1945-04-16) (United States)
Running time
77 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

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The film examines small-town hypocrisy.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The 18th Academy Awards (1946) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 11 June 2019.

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