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Earl Williams (Character)
from His Girl Friday (1940)

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His Girl Friday -- Trailer for this classic black and white comedy

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Alternate Names:
Ike Roscoe


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  1. Switching Channels (1988) Played by Henry Gibson (as Ike Roscoe)

  2. The Front Page (1974) Played by Austin Pendleton

  3. Reporter (1963) (TV) Played by Leopold Rudolf

  4. The Front Page (1948) (TV) Played by Roger Snowdon
  5. His Girl Friday (1940) Played by John Qualen
    ... aka "Howard Hawks' His Girl Friday" - UK (complete title), USA (complete title)

  6. The Front Page (1931) Played by George E. Stone

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From The Front Page (1974)
Earl Williams: You don't have to answer this, Mollie, but is it true what they said in the papers?
Mollie Malloy: Is what true?
Earl Williams: That you were going to marry me on the gallows.
Mollie Malloy: Well, if it's in the papers, it must be true. They wouldn't print a lie.
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