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4 October 1926 (USA) See more »
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Florenz Ziegfeld's KID BOOTS
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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... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Eddie Cantor ... Samuel (Kid) Boots

Clara Bow ... Clara McCoy

Billie Dove ... Eleanore Belmore
Lawrence Gray ... Tom Sterling
Natalie Kingston ... Carmen Mendoza
Malcolm Waite ... Big Boyle
William Worthington ... Eleanor's Father
Harry von Meter ... Eleanor's Lawyer (as Harry Van Meter)
Fred Esmelton ... Tom's Lawyer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aud Cruster ... Unknown Role (uncredited)
William Orlamond ... Tailor (uncredited)
Rolfe Sedan ... Physical Therapist (uncredited)
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Directed by
Frank Tuttle 
 
Writing credits
William Anthony McGuire (play) and
Otto A. Harbach (play)

Luther Reed (adaptation)

Tom Gibson (screenplay)

George Marion Jr. (titles)

Produced by
B.P. Schulberg .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Victor Milner 
 
Music Department
Cheerful Willoughby .... musician
 
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Jesse L. Lasky .... presenter
Adolph Zukor .... presenter
 

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USA:77 min
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USA:Passed (National Board of Review)

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The original Broadway production opened at the Earl Carroll Theater (later moving to the Selwyn Theater) on December 31, 1923, and ran for 489 performances. Eddie Cantor reprised his role in the movie version.See more »

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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Frank Tuttle directed this silent top notch Cantor comedy, 13 May 2000
Author: FilmBoyBob (berenebner@address.com) from Jersey City, N. J.

A delight I caught at the Film Forum in New York City 5/00 (very nice 35 mm. print). Eddy Cantor (not once in blackface) excellent as a former tailor hooked up with the wealthy Laurence Gray. Cantor's his valet, caddy and advisor (women are after Gray's millions). Cantor is crazy about Clara Bow (her first screen role)and there are lots of chases and hilarity. Billy Dove (of Ziegfeld fame) is featured.

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