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Up Pops the Devil (1931)

 -  Comedy  -  20 May 1931 (USA)
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Stranger
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Anne Merrick
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Polly Griscom
Norman Foster ...
Steve Merrick
Edward J. Nugent ...
George Kent
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Gilbert Morrell
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Luella May Carroll
Willie Best ...
Laundryman (as Sleep 'n' Eat)
Eulalie Jensen ...
Mrs. Kent
Harry Beresford ...
Mr. Platt
Effie Ellsler ...
Mrs. Platt
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The marriage of an advertising man is jeopardized when he gets a chance to sell a novel he's been working on and quits his job to concentrate on writing. In order to support the family, the wife is forced to take a job as a dancer in a Broadway show. As the marriage begins to fall apart, complications ensue when she discovers that she's pregnant. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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20 May 1931 (USA)  »

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Vingança Diabólica  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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1.20 : 1
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Although Carol Lombard will ultimately be brought on board on the basis of her successful pairing with this film's co-star, Norman Foster, in It Pays to Advertise (1931), it's Nancy Carroll who's initially set to play the film's female lead. See more »

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