A naïve farmer writing songs tries his chances in New York. Unlucky, he is helped by a crooner who lusts after one of his songs. Ignoring the real value of his composition, he sold it for ... See full summary »

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(as Les Goodwins)

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(story), (story) (as Sherman Lowe) | 1 more credit »

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Pinky Tomlin ...
Homer 'Spec' Higgins
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Barbara Holbrook
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Don Gray
Arthur Housman ...
Gilbert Holbrook (as Arthur Houseman)
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Flash Henderson
Jerry Bergen ...
Jerry Bergen
Billy Gray ...
Billy Gray
Peters Sisters ...
The Peters Sisters
Chelito and Gabriel ...
Chelito and Gabriel
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Butch
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Joe
Olaf Hytten ...
Dickson
Minnie Cow and His Inspiration ...
Minnie Cow and His Orchestra
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A naïve farmer writing songs tries his chances in New York. Unlucky, he is helped by a crooner who lusts after one of his songs. Ignoring the real value of his composition, he sold it for the money he owed to his friends: $200. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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Comedy | Musical

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20 December 1936 (USA)  »

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1.37 : 1
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This film was first telecast on New York City's pioneer television station W2XBS Thursday 2 January 1940. It is one of over 200 titles in the list of independent feature films made available for television presentation by Advance Television Pictures announced in Motion Picture Herald 4 April 1942. At this time, television broadcasting was in its infancy, almost totally curtailed by the advent of World War II, and would not continue to develop until 1945-1946. Post-WWII television viewers got their first look at in on the East Coast Monday 28 June 1948 on WATV (Channel 13) and on the West Coast, in Los Angeles, Sunday 9 April 1950 on KECA (Channel 7). See more »

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Sittin' on the Edge of My Chair
Music and Lyrics by Pinky Tomlin, Paul Parks and Coy Poe
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