The film was atypical of the republic pictures studio, directed by joseph kane and starring joseph schildkraut. The cheaters 1945 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. If you are a fan of capras wonderful life, and other christmas themed movies from the same era, you should love the cheaters. This ricketylooking science fiction thriller delivers where it counts with a twisting, turning plot and several. Starring joseph schildkraut, billie burke, eugene pallette the amaizing mr m the only man in the world with five million dollars and not a penny to his name. The adventures of smilin jack 1943 the fighting marines 1935 western. The 30 best original films to watch the independent. Mit cheat engine konnen sie ein spiel so manipulieren, dass es einfacher oder schwerer wird. The cheaters 1945 also known as the castaway, is a christmas tale about a hasbeen actor invited to christmas dinner by a rich family, directed by joseph kane.