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Dr. Rhythm (1938)

 -  Comedy | Musical  -  6 May 1938 (USA)
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Dr. Bill Remsen pretends to be a policeman, and ends up being assigned to guard Judy Marlowe. Amazingly, he falls in love with her.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dr. Bill Remsen
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Judy Marlowe
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Mrs. Lorelei Dodge-Blodgett
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Officer Lawrence O'Roon
Rufe Davis ...
Al (Zookeeper)
Laura Hope Crews ...
Mrs. Minerva Twombling
Fred Keating ...
Chris LeRoy
John Hamilton ...
Insp. Bryce
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Luke (Ice-Cream Man)
Henry Wadsworth ...
Otis Eaton (The Drunk)
Franklin Pangborn ...
Mr. Stenchfield (Store Clerk)
Harold Minjir ...
Mr. Coldwater
William Austin ...
Mr. Martingale (The Floorwalker)
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Cazzatta
Harry Stubbs ...
Police Captain
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Dr. Bill Remsen pretends to be a policeman, and ends up being assigned to guard Judy Marlowe. Amazingly, he falls in love with her.

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bodyguard | police

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Comedy | Musical

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6 May 1938 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Badge of Policeman O'Roon  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Louis Armstrong's sequence was initially deleted from the initial release print, but later restored when the film was re-issued. See more »

Soundtracks

On the Sentimental Side
by James V. Monaco and Johnny Bruke
Sung by Bing Crosby
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4 June 2001 | by (Culpeper, Virginia) – See all my reviews

The film starts out slow, but jumps to full speed whenever Bea Lillie is on screen. Mostly just a jumble of tedious situation comedy bumbling, the film is saved by Ms. Lillie's musical numbers and her "double-damask dinner napkin" routine with Franklin Pangborn.


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