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Hot Saturday (1932)

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A pretty but virtuous small-town bank clerk is the victim of a vicious rumor from an unsuccessful suitor that she spent the night with a notorious womanizer.

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(novel), (adaptation), 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
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Romer Sheffield
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Ruth Brock
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Bill Fadden
Edward Woods ...
Conny Billop
Lilian Bond ...
Eva Randolph (as Lillian Bond)
William Collier Sr. ...
Harry Brock
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Mrs. Ida Brock
Stanley Smith ...
Joe
Rita La Roy ...
Camille
Rose Coghlan ...
Annie Brock
Oscar Apfel ...
Ed W. Randolph
Jessie Arnold ...
Aunt Minnie
Grady Sutton ...
Archie
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Storyline

Bank employee Ruth Brock has a reputation around town for being fast-and-easy but none of the panting suitors has made her yet. She disillusions them one after the other, but the last lad is a bad sport and starts a gossip scandal, among the hens and roosters, about her and a millionaire playboy and Ruth loses her job. Figuring that as long as she has the name, she might as well play the game, she looks him up. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Plot Keywords:

bank | rumor | gossip | womanizer | playboy | See more »

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Her lips offered..what her heart denied! See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

28 October 1932 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Sábado Alegre  »

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Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Carole Lombard was mentioned for the role eventually played by Nancy Carroll. See more »

Goofs

When Ruth takes off her shoes at Romer's house, they're are covered with mud. But when he hands them to her in the car a moment later, they're mud-free and highly polished. See more »

Quotes

Archie: Eva, Conny isn't back yet.
Eva Randolph: Did you ever know Ruth to bring a fellow back this early?
Archie: Sure.
Eva Randolph: Who?
Archie: Me.
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Crazy Credits

(Opening titles) Marysville boasted of one bank, two fire engines, four street cars, and a busy telephone exchange. Everyone knew on Sunday what everyone else did on Saturday... and the rest of the week. See more »

Soundtracks

I'm Burning for You
(Music: Arthur Johnston; Lyrics: Sam Coslow)
Sung by road house torch singer
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Nancy Carroll shines ...
2 October 1999 | by (Albany NY, USA) – See all my reviews

Nancy Carroll shines as an innocent woman nearly destroyed by >gossip in this very unflattering portrait of small town America. >Now forgotten, Carroll brings sensitivity, depth, and humor to >her performance. An inexperienced but effective Cary Grant is a >man with charm and without conventional morals. The ending is a >surprise.


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