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Go Chase Yourself (1938)

Approved | | Comedy, Crime | 22 April 1938 (USA)
When the First Union National Bank of Williamstown is robbed, the three bank robbers get away by hitching their car to Wilbur's trailer. When the police find part of Wilbur's coat in front ... See full summary »

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Joe Penner ...
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Carol Meeley
Richard Lane ...
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Judy Daniels
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Count Pierre Fountaine de Louis-Louis
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Granville Bates ...
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Arthur Stone ...
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When the First Union National Bank of Williamstown is robbed, the three bank robbers get away by hitching their car to Wilbur's trailer. When the police find part of Wilbur's coat in front of the open safe, they suspect bank teller Wilbur of being in on the robbery. But according to Carol, Wilbur is not smart enough to rob a bank and it shows. While on the run, they come into contact with Julie, the copper heiress, and make plans to have Wilbur help kidnap her. Of course, Wilbur has no clue as to their true intentions. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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22 April 1938 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Um Susto e uma Corrida  »

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This is the first of three films in which character actor Granville Bates appeared on screen alongside Lucille Ball. Each film in which they appeared together was released in 1938 and starred Ball as the female lead. The other films to include the two actors were The Affairs of Annabel (1938) and Next Time I Marry (1938). See more »

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No character names are credited with the cast list; Joe Penner's surname is spelled both as "Meeley" and "Meely" within the film. See more »

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I'm from the City
(1938)
Music and Lyrics by Hal Raynor
Played during the opening credits
Sung a cappella by Joe Penner (uncredited) and Richard Lane (uncredited)
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Good Clean Fun
3 August 2002 | by (Charlotte NC) – See all my reviews

While this may not be the greatest movie ever, it is a lot of fun to watch. Joe Penner is hilarious, and Lucille Ball is also great. It's too bad Mr. Penner had to die so young, he was a bit of a comic genius. If you like good clean family fun, then this is a movie not to be missed.


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