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Kid Boots (1926)

Passed | | Comedy, Romance | 4 October 1926 (USA)
A salesman is helped out of a jam with an angry customer by a wealthy playboy. In return, he agrees to help the playboy get a divorce from his wife, only to find himself falling for the ... See full summary »

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Samuel (Kid) Boots
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Clara McCoy
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Eleanore Belmore
Lawrence Gray ...
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Carmen Mendoza
Malcolm Waite ...
Big Boyle
William Worthington ...
Eleanor's Father
Harry von Meter ...
Eleanor's Lawyer (as Harry Van Meter)
Fred Esmelton ...
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A salesman is helped out of a jam with an angry customer by a wealthy playboy. In return, he agrees to help the playboy get a divorce from his wife, only to find himself falling for the girlfriend of the customer who got him in trouble in the first place. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Florenz Ziegfeld's KID BOOTS

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4 October 1926 (USA)  »

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When Kid Boots debuted at a New York City movie theater in October of 1926, many officers from the New York Police Department sent there for crowd control, due to the increasing popularity of Clara Bow, as well as great reviews of the film by critics. See more »

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Eddie Cantor's Broadway show on film (sorry, no singing)
9 May 2000 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Eddie Cantor (Samuel 'Kid' Boots) becomes a witness for Lawrence Gray (Tom Sterling), who trying to divorce his gold digger wife Billie Dove (Eleanore Belmore). They go to a resort to avoid the wife until the date of the divorce case, but the wife's shyster lawyer tracks them there. There he meets Clara Bow (Clara McCoy) who falls for him, but he has several runins with her boyfriend Malcolm Waite (Big Boyle) and with the wife. After an exciting chase, he arrives at the court house to help finalize the divorce and also gets the girl.

Many really funny sequences.


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