Hero for a Day (film)

Hero for a Day is a 1939 American drama film directed by Harold Young and written by Harold Buchman. The film stars Anita Louise, Dick Foran, Charley Grapewin, Emma Dunn, David Holt and Berton Churchill. The film was released on October 6, 1939, by Universal Pictures.[1][2][3]

Hero for a Day
Hero for a Day poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byHarold Young
Screenplay byHarold Buchman
Story byMatt Taylor
Produced byKen Goldsmith
StarringAnita Louise
Dick Foran
Charley Grapewin
Emma Dunn
David Holt
Berton Churchill
CinematographyJohn W. Boyle
Edited byCharles Maynard
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • October 6, 1939 (1939-10-06)
Running time
66 minutes
CountryUnited States




  1. ^ "Hero for a Day (1939) - Overview". TCM.com. Retrieved 2019-03-03.
  2. ^ Hal Erickson. "Hero for a Day (1939) - Harold Young". AllMovie. Retrieved 2019-03-03.
  3. ^ "Hero for a Day". Catalog.afi.com. Retrieved 2019-03-03.

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