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We're Rich Again (1934)

Passed | | Comedy | 13 July 1934 (USA)
The wedding of their daughter brings many surprises, including a determined bill collector, a bad business venture, an elopement, and an unexpected windfall. They all add up to a barrel of one-liners and slap-stick.

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Maude Stanley
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Mrs. Linda Page
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Arabella Sykes (as Marion Nixon)
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Bookington 'Bookie' Wells
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Carolyn 'Carrie' Page
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Erasmus Rockwell 'Erp' Pennington (as Larry 'Buster' Crabbe)
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Wilbur Page
Gloria Shea ...
Victoria 'Vic' Page
Edgar Kennedy ...
Healy, Process Server
Otto Yamaoka ...
Fugi, the Page's Servant
Lenita Lane ...
Charmion
Dick Elliott ...
Fred Green
Andrés de Segurola ...
Jose (as Andreas De Segurola)
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The wedding of their daughter brings many surprises, including a determined bill collector, a bad business venture, an elopement, and an unexpected windfall. They all add up to a barrel of one-liners and slap-stick.

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THE BIGGEST LAUGH YOU EVER HAD...and the sweetest words you ever heard...

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13 July 1934 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Arabella  »

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(RCA Victor System)

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1.37 : 1
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The play opened in Hollywood, California, USA on 2 February 1934. See more »

Soundtracks

I Love You Truly
(1906)
Music and Lyrics by Carrie Jacobs Bond
Played at the wedding
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fine casting, little else
25 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

Fans of Edna Mae Oliver will want to see this, but I think they will be disappointed. The only character that is well played out is "the cousin from Texas". Everybody else get a few good lines and perhaps absurd situations, but little else. Oliver is cast as a polo playing grandmother, and one might hope this would be very funny, but it is not. "We're Rich Again" certainly deserves to be called "screw-ball", but not a comedy.


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