Blockade (1938 film)

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Directed by William Dieterle
Charles Kerr (assistant)
Produced by Walter Wanger
Written by James M. Cain
John Howard Lawson
Clifford Odets
Starring Madeleine Carroll
Henry Fonda
Leo Carrillo
John Halliday
Music by Werner Janssen
Cinematography Rudolph Maté
Edited byWalter Reynolds
Dorothy Spencer
Otho Lovering (sup)
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • June 16, 1938 (1938-06-16)
Running time
85 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$692,087 [1]
Box office$665,523 [1]

Blockade is a 1938 American drama film directed by William Dieterle and starring Madeleine Carroll, Henry Fonda, and Leo Carrillo. [2]



During the Spanish Civil War a farmer takes up arms to fight for the Republican side.



The film had a loss of $135,672. [1]

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  2. "BFI". Archived from the original on 2012-10-23. Retrieved 2011-04-15.