Man of a Thousand Faces
Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)

One screen legend tips his hat to another as James Cagney portrays horror film icon Lon Chaney in Man of a Thousand Faces. Joseph Pevney's bio-pic takes a somewhat whitewashed view of Chaney's career, but Cagney is nothing short of… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: July 21, 1998
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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Hollywoodized biopic not quite saved by Cagney.

Christopher Null

Dorothy Malone plays Chaney's nutjob of a first wife with such fire that you practically want to get a restraining order in her yourself.

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jay nixon
cagney is great in this
Anthony Valletta
A compelling look at early Hollywood with an outstanding performance from Cagney.