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Little Johnny Jones (1929)

Passed | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 17 November 1929 (USA)
Cohan comedy about a jockey.

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Edward Buzzell ...
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Vivian Dale
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Ed Baker
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Wyman
Ray Turner ...
Carbon (as Raymond Turner)
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Ramon
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Storyline

Little Johnny Jones is a jockey who is in love with his all-American sweetheart, Mary Baker, and also his career as the rider of thoroughbred horses. But he almost loses both when he is tricked by a showgirl, Vivian Dale. His story of vindication swings from the racetracks of America to England and the historical National Derby, with plenty of red-white-and-blue bunting waving behind the little patriot. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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COMEDY! ROMANCE! THRILLS! SPILLS! (original ad- all caps) See more »


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17 November 1929 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Derby d'amore  »

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1.37 : 1
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The sound discs for this film survive in the UCLA Film and Television Archives. See more »

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Version of Little Johnny Jones (1923) See more »

Soundtracks

Straight Place and Show
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by Herman Ruby
Sung by Edward Buzzell (as Eddie Buzzell)
Publisher: Remick Music Corp.
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