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Scattergood Meets Broadway (1941)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama | 22 August 1941 (USA)
Scattergood finds out that his neighbor, Elly Drew, is going to sell her home to support her son David, an aspiring playwright who is in New York City trying to get his play produced. ... See full summary »

Director:

Christy Cabanne

Writers:

Clarence Budington Kelland (from stories by), Michael L. Simmons (original screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Guy Kibbee ... Scattergood Baines
Emma Dunn ... Mirandy Baines
Joyce Compton ... Diana Deane
Bradley Page ... H. C. Bard
Frank Jenks ... J. J. Bent
William Henry ... David Drew
Mildred Coles ... Peggy Gibson
Paul White Paul White ... Hipp
Chester Clute ... Quentin Van Deusen
Carl Stockdale ... Squire Pettibone
Charlotte Walker ... Elly Drew
Sharon Mackie Sharon Mackie ... Rhumba Dancer
Morgan Wallace ... Reynolds
Herbert Rawlinson ... The Governor
Don Brodie Don Brodie ... Waiter (as Donald Brodie)
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Scattergood finds out that his neighbor, Elly Drew, is going to sell her home to support her son David, an aspiring playwright who is in New York City trying to get his play produced. Scattergood decides to loan Elly the money she needs and then travel to New York to see how David is doing. He finds out that things aren't quite as rosy as David has been telling his mother. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Broadway Tagged Him "SUCKER"... But He Turns City Slicker! See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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The earliest documented telecast of this film in New York City occurred Monday 24 June 1946 on WNBT (Channel 4). It first aired in Los Angeles in 1949 (exact date not yet determined), in Chicago Saturday 11 June 1949 on WGN (Channel 9), in Atlanta Wednesday 14 September 1949 on WSB (Channel 8), in Cincinnati Tuesday 4 October 1949 on WLW-T (Channel 4), in Salt Lake City Tuesday 18 October 1949 on KSL (Channel 5)., and in Boston Sunday 2 April 1950 on WNAC (Channel 7). See more »

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Followed by Scattergood Rides High (1942) See more »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 1941 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blonde Menace See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Pyramid Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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