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Silk Hat Kid (1935)

Approved | | Action, Crime, Drama | 19 July 1935 (USA)
Eddie Howard, a fast-thinking, two-fisted bodyguard, is hired by nightclub-owner Tim Martin to protect him from chiseling gangsters operating an extortion-racket. But Eddie meets and falls ... See full summary »

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(story "The Lord's Referee"), (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Eddie Howard, a fast-thinking, two-fisted bodyguard, is hired by nightclub-owner Tim Martin to protect him from chiseling gangsters operating an extortion-racket. But Eddie meets and falls in love with Laura Grant, Tim's sweetheart, and complications quickly arise. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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HE WAS A TOUGH GUY...'till he fell in love! (original poster)

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Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

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19 July 1935 (USA)  »

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