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Townsend Middleton
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Valerie 'Boots' O'Connell
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Sally Barnaby
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Uncle Morton Middleton
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Bill McGuire
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Popsy
J.M. Kerrigan ...
Pop O'Connell
Spencer Charters ...
Col. Barnaby
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Topsy Martin
Halliwell Hobbes ...
Beuhl - the Butler
Jerry Mandy ...
Enrico
Miki Morita ...
Valet
Greta Meyer ...
Hilda - the Maid
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Ransom
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2 May 1937 (Finland)  »

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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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The 31 Year Old Henry Fonda
4 November 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Having made his screen debut at 30, and previously acted in the theatre with Omaha Community Players and Cape Cod University Players, Fonda continued to pad out his c.v. with this bland film which had no sparkle or colour to it.


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