A young man scores seeking Alaskan gold, comes home to claim his bride. When she snubs him, he falls for the younger sister instead.

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Betty Russell
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Dick Matthews
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Mrs. Russell
Onslow Stevens ...
Dr. Becker
William Brisbane ...
Potter Russell
Louise Henry ...
Janet Russell
Roger Imhof ...
Hank
Sumner Getchell ...
Billy Rapp
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Leona Roberts ...
Martha
Adrian Morris ...
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A young man scores seeking Alaskan gold, comes home to claim his bride. When she snubs him, he falls for the younger sister instead.

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29 October 1937 (USA)  »

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Amores Mal Parados  »

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(Turner library print)

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(RCA Victor System)

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1.37 : 1
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Potter Russell: Rome wasn't burned in a day, you know.
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Auld Lang Syne
(1788) (uncredited)
Traditional Scottish 17th century music
Lyrics by Robert Burns
Played on a records twice
Whistled and sung by Burgess Meredith twice
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The Penguin in the second film he made
22 May 2008 | by (southwest US) – See all my reviews

Backdrops. Backdrops. Lots of fake outdoor scenery locations used. This was only the second thing the Penguin, I mean Burgess Meredith ever did, and he stars as prospector Dick Matthews, returning home to claim his girlfriend. Ann Sothern was a seasoned film star by now, and plays "Betty Russell". Louise Henry is her sister Janet. Their mother is played by Mary Boland, who was hilarious as "The Countess" in The Women one year prior. They all end up at a dance, where things start to go haywire... of course, this is an RKO shortie, so we don't have a lot of time to sort things out. Clever script and good chemistry between the actors keep things moving quickly for most of the film. Things get wacky, and Matthews isn't sure who he wants to marry anymore. It does start to get silly near the end, as everyone is scheming and fighting. Fun way to spend an hour.


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