WriterWilmon Menard, Leo L. Stanley Release dateJune 9, 1939 (1939-06-09) CastWalter Pidgeon (Steve Donegan), Rita Johnson (Anne Barry), Paul Kelly (Dr. Malcolm Scott), Nat Pendleton (Socks Martin), John Arledge (Phil Donegan), Grant Mitchell (Warden Alan Parkhurst) Similar moviesJurassic World, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Maze Runner, Barbed Wire Dolls, The Shawshank Redemption, Blackhat
6,000 Enemies is a 1939 American drama film starring Walter Pidgeon as a successful District Attorney who is framed on charge of bribery. Although innocent, he is sent to prison where he fights to clear his name.
District attorney Steve Donegan (Walter Pidgeon) an all-too-efficient district attorney who has sent dozens of criminals to prison finds himself framed on a bribery charge and winds up in prison himself.
Walter Pidgeon as Steve Donegan
Rita Johnson as Anne Barry
Paul Kelly as Dr. Malcolm Scott
Nat Pendleton as 'Socks' Martin
Harold Huber as Joe Silenus
Grant Mitchell as Warden Alvin Parkhurst
John Arledge as Phil Donegan
J.M. Kerrigan as Dan Barrett
Adrian Morris as 'Bull' Snyder
Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams as Maxie (as Guinn Williams)
Arthur Aylesworth as 'Bluebeard' Dawson
Raymond Hatton as Prisoner 'Wibbie' Yern
Lionel Royce as Prisoner 'Dutch' Myers
Tom Neal as Prisoner Ransom
Willie Fung as Wang
According to MGM records the film earned $233,000 in the US and Canada and $125,000 elsewhere resulting in a profit of $22,000.