Top Man (film)

Top Man (also known as Man of the Family) is a 1943 American black-and-white film directed by Charles Lamont and starring Donald O'Connor, Susanna Foster, Lillian Gish, Richard Dix, and Peggy Ryan.[2] It was O'Connor and Ryan's first film away from the third of their trio, Gloria Jean.[citation needed]

Top Man
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Directed byCharles Lamont
Produced byMilton Schwarzwald
Written byKen Goldsmith
Zachary Gold
StarringDonald O'Connor
CinematographyHal Mohr
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • September 17, 1943 (1943-09-17)
Running time
74 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$1 million (US rentals)[1]


  1. ^ "Top Grossers of the Season", Variety, 5 January 1944 p 54
  2. ^ "NY Times: Top Man". Retrieved 2011-02-25.[dead link]

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