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Gateway is a 1938 American drama film directed by Alfred L. Werker and written by Lamar Trotti. The film stars Don Ameche, Arleen Whelan, Gregory Ratoff, Binnie Barnes, Gilbert Roland, Raymond Walburn and John Carradine. The film was released on August 5, 1938, by 20th Century Fox.


A newsman (Don Ameche) flirts with an Irish girl (Arleen Whelan) on a ship full of immigrants bound for Ellis Island.


  • Don Ameche as Dick Court
  • Arleen Whelan as Catherine O'Shea
  • Gregory Ratoff as Prince Michael Boris Alexis
  • Binnie Barnes as Mrs. Fay Sims
  • Gilbert Roland as Tony Cadona
  • Raymond Walburn as Mr. Benjamin McNutt
  • John Carradine as Leader of Refugees
  • Maurice Moscovitch as Grandpa Hlawek
  • Harry Carey as Commissioner Nelson
  • Lyle Talbot as Henry Porter
  • Marjorie Gateson as Mrs. Arabella McNutt
  • Fritz Leiber as Dr. Weilander
  • Warren Hymer as Guard-Waiter
  • Eddie Conrad as Davonsky
  • E. E. Clive as Room Steward
  • Russell Hicks as Ernest Porter
  • C. Montague Shaw as Captain
  • Charles Coleman as Purser
  • Gerald Oliver Smith as Englishman
  • Albert Conti as Count