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That's My Daddy (1928)

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Wealthy bachelor Jimmy Norton, soon to be married to a gold digger, lies his way out of a speeding ticket by claiming to be on his way to visit his daughter at the Children's Hospital. The ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
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James 'Jimmy' Norton
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Molly Moran
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Sylvia Van Tassel
Jane La Verne ...
Pudge
Rosa Gore ...
Mrs. Hawkes
Tom O'Brien ...
Officer Patrick Moran (as Tommy O'Brien)
Mathilde Brundage ...
Mrs. Van Tassel
Armand Kaliz ...
Lucien Van Tassel
Wilson Benge ...
Perkins, Norton's Valet
Charles Coleman ...
Norton's Butler
Arthur Currier ...
Norton's Servant
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Wealthy bachelor Jimmy Norton, soon to be married to a gold digger, lies his way out of a speeding ticket by claiming to be on his way to visit his daughter at the Children's Hospital. The policeman gives him an escort to the hospital. Here runaway orphan Pudge attaches herself to Jimmy, the sort of daddy she has always dreamed of having. In order to keep up the lie, Jimmy must pretend that Pudge is his daughter while hiding her from his fiancée. Written by Clem Dickey

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He had been a bachelor for a long, long time. And the minister was ready, and so was he and the girl for a wonderful wedding on a palatial yacht. When all of a sudden a little girl cried out, "That's My Daddy!" and busted up everything. It's a laugh---a scream; a riot, a roar to see Reginald Denny in this perfect comedy. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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5 February 1928 (USA)  »

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C'est mon papa!  »

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Star Reginald Denny took over direction of the picture after having original director Fred C. Newmeyer removed because of "creative differences". See more »

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