Tough Guy (1936)

Passed  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  24 January 1936 (USA)
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Complete credited cast:
Frederick Martindale 'Freddie' Vincent, III
Joseph 'Joe' Calerno
Duke - Freddie's Dog
Harvey Stephens ...
Chief Davison
Dr. Mulback - Veterinarian
Edward Pawley ...
Tony - Gangster
Chi - Gangster
Robert Warwick ...
Mr. Frederick Martindale Vincent II
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"Gee, Joe, you're the swellest pal a guy ever had." (original lobby card 2) See more »


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Release Date:

24 January 1936 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Primeira Aventura  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


Robert Greig, Robert Livingston and Lewis Stone were in early production charts as actors in this film, but they were not in the released print. Sidney Bracey (Briggs), Sherry Hall (Jones) and Don Rowan (Powers) were in studio records or casting call lists for those roles, but were not seen in the movie. See more »

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Rin Tin Tin, Jr.- Stole Every SCENE !
16 September 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In 1936 there was no special films about 'Lassie', Rin Tin Tin Sr. and Jr. entertained the movie goers. In this film they even had Rin Tin Tin ride on top of a station wagon and at times you could see a stuffed animal being a stunt dog for the dangerous twists and turns around a deserted road! Jackie Cooper(Freddie), "Chosen Survivors",'74 was the great child star and was the pretty boy of MGM studios. In this film Freddie goes through a rough time being kidnapped by a mean bunch of gangsters. Joseph Callera,(Joe Calerno),"Cry Tough",'59, came to Freddie's rescue, however, Rin Tin Tin Jr.,"Fangs of the Wild",'39, went through plenty of trouble trying to track down his faithful friend Freddie through thick and thin! Jean Hersholt,(Doctor Mulback, Veterinarian), Dancing in the Dark",'49, gave a great supporting role, who was a great veteran actor for many years. This is a great Classic Rin Tin Tin film along with Jackie Cooper, which was shown along with another feature film, newsreel and some cartoons on Saturday night at the local movie houses in the USA!

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