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Release Date:
21 November 1931 (USA) See more »
Wheezer and Dorothy are forced to live with her evil stepmother and her brat son. | Add synopsis »
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Hal Roach's Rascals ... Our Gang Kids
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sherwood Bailey ... Sherwood 'Spud' (as Hal Roach's Rascals)

Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ... Stymie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)

Dorothy DeBorba ... Dorothy (as Hal Roach's Rascals)

Pete the Dog ... Petey (as Hal Roach's Rascals)

Bobby 'Wheezer' Hutchins ... Wheezer (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Dickie Jackson ... Dickie (as Hal Roach's Rascals)
Harry Bernard ... Officer (uncredited)
Baldwin Cooke ... Driver (uncredited)

Billy Gilbert ... Mr. Brown (uncredited)
Blanche Payson ... Spud's Mother (uncredited)
Lyle Tayo ... Wheezer's Aunt (uncredited)

Directed by
Robert F. McGowan  (as Robert McGowan)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
H.M. Walker  dialogue

Produced by
Robert F. McGowan .... producer (as Robert McGowan)
Hal Roach .... producer (uncredited)
Original Music by
Leroy Shield (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Art Lloyd 
Film Editing by
Richard C. Currier  (as Richard Currier)
Art Department
C.E. Christensen .... construction supervisor (uncredited)
Sound Department
Elmer Raguse .... sound recording engineer
Visual Effects by
Roy Seawright .... optical effects (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Stax Graves .... still photographer (uncredited)
Other crew
Hal Roach .... presenter
Charles Levin .... laboratory supervisor (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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USA:21 min (original 1931 release)
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Sound System)
USA:Approved (1950 threatrical-release) | USA:Passed (National Board of Review)

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Continuity: In the barn Stymie is tossing eggs up and they are falling and cracking on his head, turning it white. A shot from up in the loft shows his clean head. In the next shot, at ground level his head is again splattered with egg.See more »
Movie Connections:
Edited into The Our Gang Story (1994) (V)See more »
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5 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
sweet and sentimental but void of humor, 20 March 2006
Author: tomneiman from United States

With Jackie Cooper, Wheezer was both cute and funny. When Jackie Cooper left, there appeared to be a void of humor that would only be filled back up again with the arrival of Kendall "Breezy Brisbane" McComas in "Readin' and Writin'" and Spanky McFarland in "Free Eats". If you are only looking for sentiment and pathos in The Little Rascals, look no further than this two reeler. If you are looking for hilarity and comedy, then there are other Little Rascals Episodes to explore with the likes of Jackie Cooper, Spanky, Stymey, Dickie Moore, Buckwheat, Alfalfa, and adults Edgar Kennedy, Clarence Wilson, Emerson Treacy, Gay Seabrook, and Johnny Arthur.

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