Roar of the Crowd
Roar of the Crowd is a 1953 American sports film directed by William Beaudine and starring Howard Duff, Helene Stanley and Dave Willock. A number of racing drivers appears as themselves. The film was shot in cinecolor.
|Roar of the Crowd|
|Directed by||William Beaudine|
|Produced by||Richard V. Heermance|
|Written by||Charles R. Marion|
|Starring||Howard Duff |
|Music by||Marlin Skiles|
|Edited by||William Austin|
|Distributed by||Monogram Pictures|
|May 31, 1953|
An aspiring young racing driver is injured in his first Indianapolis 500, and is persuaded by his fiancée to give up the sport. But she eventually has a change of heart, permitting him to make a comeback.
- Howard Duff as Johnny Tracy
- Helene Stanley as Marcy Parker
- Dave Willock as Buster Sands
- Louise Arthur as Rose Adams
- Minor Watson as Cyrus Mackey
- Harry Shannon as Sam 'Pop' Tracy
- Don Haggerty as Chuck Baylor
- Edna Holland as Mrs. Atkinson
- Ray Walker as Tuffy Adams
- Paul Bryar as Max Bromski
- Larry Thor as an announcer.
- Martin p.113
- "The Roar of the Crowd". TCM. Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 30 January 2015.
- Martin, Len D. The Allied Artists Checklist: The Feature Films and Short Subjects of Allied Artists Pictures Corporation, 1947-1978. McFarland & Company, 1993.