A small town drunk beats a teetotal banker guilty of a shady transaction.

Director:

Writers:

(play),
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Certificate: Passed Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Ruth Raymond works on the switchboard and her boyfriend is John Blake. It has taken 14 years, but a detective named Murray has found her and confirmed that she is Ruth Carson. As a child, ... See full summary »

Director: Harry Beaumont
Stars: Charles Ruggles, Una Merkel, Mary Carlisle
Comedy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

Director: George Marshall
Stars: Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer
Bombshell (1933)
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Sexpot film star Lola Burns seeks a new image and tries marrying a marquis and adopting a baby - all sorts of schemes which go awry.

Director: Victor Fleming
Stars: Jean Harlow, Lee Tracy, Frank Morgan
Certificate: Passed Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Julie has a star crossed romance with Sam, leaning on pal Cassie when unhappy. When Sam is believed dead Cassie urges Julie to take up with good guy Pat. When Sam returns Cassie tries to do the right thing by her best friend.

Director: Edwin L. Marin
Stars: Madge Evans, Otto Kruger, Robert Young
Twin Beds (1942)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Mike Abbott just wants to spend a quiet evening at home with his wife, but her collection of zany friends make hash of his hopes.

Director: Tim Whelan
Stars: George Brent, Joan Bennett, Mischa Auer
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Calvin Churchill, a confidence-man, and his sidekick/stooge, "Clip" McGurk, are being pursued by an Internal Revenue agent, Henry Potke, for their failure to file an income-tax on the ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Reisner
Stars: Jack Benny, Ted Healy, Una Merkel
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Clem Hawley
...
Nellie
...
Clemmie Hawley
...
Ina Heath
...
Lucy Hawley
...
Al Simmons
...
Matilda Hawley
George Sidney ...
Kennedy
...
Webster Parsons
James Bush ...
Tom Ogden
...
Minnie
Edit

Storyline

A small town drunk beats a teetotal banker guilty of a shady transaction.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on play | See All (1) »

Taglines:

A New High In Hilarity . . . when the year's premiere fun-cast goes to town ! See more »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 April 1937 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A család szégyene  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

A video copy of this film is held by the UCLA Film and Television Archives. See more »

Connections

Version of The Old Soak (1926) See more »

Soundtracks

You've Got a Certain Something
Music by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Bob Wright and Chet Forrest
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Typical 30's vehicle with Wallace Beery
8 June 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a well made, well done production with Wallace Beery with an all too familiar storyline that he was routinely doing in his career at this time. He was a drifter coming back to town and checking in on his family and slowly trying to ingratiate back into their lives by turning back on his demons by being a more positive person. His ex-wife was Janet Beecher but there was no chemistry between them, which made it easier to believe they did not like each other but hard to imagine that he would want to get back together to make their 'family' whole again. There was an all too familiar storyline in trying to impress his son and win back his love and respect (of course, many plot twists try to prevent and hinder them from reconciling). It still is an interesting watch if you have not seen and request TCM if you can for them to view.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?