GenreShort, Biography, Drama Duration CountryUnited States
Release dateFebruary 24, 1940 (1940-02-24) CastSidney Blackmer (Theodore Roosevelt), Douglas Wood (President William McKinley), Selmer Jackson (John W. Riggs) AwardsAcademy Award for Best Short Subject, Two-reel Similar moviesAmerican Sniper, Schindler's List, Call me Parker, Night at the Museum, The Pursuit of Happyness, The Great Debaters
Teddy, the Rough Rider is a 1940 American short drama film directed by Ray Enright. It won an Academy Award at the 13th Academy Awards for Best Short Subject (Two-Reel).
Sidney Blackmer as Theodore Roosevelt
Pierre Watkin as Senator Platt
Arthur Loft as Big Jim Rafferty, city boss
Theodore von Eltz as William Loeb, Jr.
Clay Clement as Avery D. Andrews
Douglas Wood as President William McKinley
Robert Warwick as Captain Leonard Wood
Selmer Jackson as John W. Riggs, Cabinet Member
Edward McWade as Russell Alger, Secretary of War
Edward Van Sloan as Elihu Root, Secretary of State (uncredited)