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Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)

Approved  |   |  Drama, History, Romance  |  12 February 1938 (USA)
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Colonel Ferris
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Enoch (as George Hayes)
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Hydraulic Mining versus Sacramento Valley Farming.

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La bataille de l'or  »

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In 1938, Warner Bros. distributed this film on a double bill with Penrod and His Twin Brother (1938). See more »

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Spoofed in Gold Is Where You Lose It (1944) See more »

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Oh! Susanna
(1846) (uncredited)
Written by Stephen Foster (as Stephen Collins Foster)
Played as background music in a bar
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It really needed Errol Flynn
16 November 2007 | by (Adelaide Australia) – See all my reviews

First of all , one has to wonder why Warner Bros.who were already on a winner with the Flynn/de Havilland pairing (e.g. Captain Blood and The Charge of the Light Brigade), chose to cast the very colorless George Brent as the hero, as he falls way short of being effective. The intro speech was pathetic, the story has been done many times, the color was poor, and if it were not for Claude Rains and Miss de Havilland it would have been almost unwatchable. But in all fairness I must say there were some very good supporting cast members, like Harry Davenport, Margaret Lindsay, the always "villain" Barton MacLane and Warner perennial player John Litel, plus others , all of whom had very little to work with. Errol Flynn was badly neede here.


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