MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 29,354 this week

Cappy Ricks Returns (1935)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  25 September 1935 (USA)
4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 7 users  
Reviews: write review

"Cappy" Ricks comes out of retirement to fight against a bill, sponsored by his old political rivals, that, if passed, would forbid the selling of wooden shingles for house-roofs. He also ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Mack Wright)

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Cappy Ricks Returns (1935)

Cappy Ricks Returns (1935) on IMDb 4.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cappy Ricks Returns.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hatred (1938)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Robert Siodmak
Stars: Harry Baur, Albert Préjean, Gabrielle Dorziat
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A small-time Jewish racketeer, just out of prison, finds himself in a quandary. Returning to his old neighborhood, he finds that the streets that he and his friends once controlled have now... See full summary »

Director: Michael Roemer
Stars: Martin Priest, Ben Lang, Maxine Woods
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

After nearly running over him with her cab, Patty Mitchell picks up a fare who claims to have amnesia. As he fumbles to remember the basic facts of his identity, Patty becomes interested in... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Mann
Stars: Tom Conway, Ann Rutherford, Richard Lane
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An publisher insinuates himself into the mouldering mansion of the centenarian lover of a renowned but long-dead poet in order to find his lost love letters.

Director: Martin Gabel
Stars: Robert Cummings, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Roy Rowland
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Ward Bond
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The race car designer Kit Woods is in love with Kay Lord. Kay's father is against her relationship with Kit. Kit also has to do with the competition from his rival Garry Ames.

Director: Edward L. Cahn
Stars: Chili Bouchier, Robert Douglas, Miles Mander
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Jim Bronton is an insurance investigator, but he's unhappy with his work and gets involved with a gang of arsonists. His conscience is troubling him ...

Director: Michael Powell
Stars: Leslie Banks, Anne Grey, Carol Goodner
Certificate: Passed Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A doctor who is also a "mentalist" confesses to a murder. The only problem is that the murder he's confessed to hasn't happened yet--although dead bodies are now starting to turn up all ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine
Stars: Jean Hersholt, Wynne Gibson, Stuart Erwin
Fighting Back (1948)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Nick Sanders is honorably discharged from the army, with a full pardon for his pre-war crimes, and settles into a happy home life with his wife, June, and their son, Jimmy, and the family ... See full summary »

Director: Malcolm St. Clair
Stars: Paul Langton, Jean Rogers, Gary Gray
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Robert McWade ...
Ray Walker ...
Florine McKinney ...
Barbara Blake
Lucien Littlefield ...
Skinner
Bradley Page ...
Spencer Winton
...
Florry Peasley
Oscar Apfel ...
T. Osgood Blake
Kenneth Harlan ...
Matt Peasley
Edit

Storyline

"Cappy" Ricks comes out of retirement to fight against a bill, sponsored by his old political rivals, that, if passed, would forbid the selling of wooden shingles for house-roofs. He also takes time, along the way, to smooth the rocky road to romance being traveled by Bill Peck and Barbara Blake. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

"Cappy" has his cap set against crooked politicians! (original ad)

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 September 1935 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Volta do Capitão Ricks  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Three nitrate prints of this film survive in the UCLA Film and Television Archives, And none of them are listed for Preservation. See more »

Connections

Follows The Go-Getter (1923) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Cappy Ricks Returns (1935) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?