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Too Hot to Handle (1938) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jack Conway

Writing Credits  

Laurence Stallings ... (screen play) and
John Lee Mahin ... (screen play)
 
Len Hammond ... (based on a story by)
 
Buster Keaton ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Chris Hunter
...
Alma Harding
...
Bill Dennis
...
'Gabby' MacArthur
Leo Carrillo ...
Joselito
Johnny Hines ...
Parsons
...
...
Mrs. Harding
Henry Kolker ...
'Pearly' Todd
Marjorie Main ...
Miss Wayne
Gregory Gaye ...
'Popoff'
Al Shean ...
Gumpert
Willie Fung ...
Willie
Lillie Mui ...
'Tootsie'
Patsy O'Connor ...
'Fake' Hulda
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ernie Alexander ...
Projectionist (uncredited)
Eddie Arden ...
Cycle Messenger (uncredited)
Max Barwyn ...
Waiter (uncredited)
...
MacArthur's Secretary (uncredited)
Margaret Bert ...
Office Worker (uncredited)
William Broadus ...
Medicine Man (uncredited)
Ralph Bushman ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Bill Carey ...
Elevator Boy (uncredited)
Thomas Carr ...
Man (uncredited)
Steve Carruthers ...
Luke Chan ...
Wong (uncredited)
Lane Chandler ...
Cameraman (uncredited)
Naomi Childers ...
Office Worker (uncredited)
Ray Cooke ...
Cycle Messenger (uncredited)
Nick Copeland ...
Still Cameraman (uncredited)
DeForest Covan ...
South American Fire Dancer (uncredited)
Nell Craig ...
Todd's Secretary (uncredited)
Joseph Crehan ...
First Advertising Man (uncredited)
Hal K. Dawson ...
Film Cutter (uncredited)
Drew Demorest ...
Still Cameraman (uncredited)
John Dilson ...
Film Developing Laboratory Foreman (uncredited)
Mimi Doyle ...
Sob Sister (uncredited)
Charles Dunbar ...
Expressman (uncredited)
Eddie Dunn ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
William R. Dunn ...
Native Chief (uncredited)
...
Assistant Dubber (uncredited)
James Flavin ...
Young Reporter (uncredited)
Harry Fleischmann ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Jessie Fung ...
Chinese Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
Chester Gan ...
Chinese Sergeant (uncredited)
Natalie Garson ...
Stewardess (uncredited)
John Hamilton ...
Mr. Fairfield (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson ...
Coast Guard Captain (uncredited)
Robert Emmett Keane ...
Foreign Editor (uncredited)
David Kerman ...
Still Cameraman (uncredited)
Paul King ...
Bellhop (uncredited)
Paul Kruger ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Eddie Lee ...
Chinese Officer (uncredited)
Richard Loo ...
Charlie (uncredited)
George Lynn ...
Harry Harding (uncredited)
Wilbur Mar ...
Chinese Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
Chris-Pin Martin ...
Pedro (uncredited)
Philo McCullough ...
Cameraman (uncredited)
Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart ...
Cycle Messenger (uncredited)
Buddy Messinger ...
Cycle Messenger (uncredited)
Walter Miller ...
First Flyer (uncredited)
Roger Moore ...
Still Cameraman (uncredited)
Alberto Morin ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Ken Nolan ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Ted Oliver ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Eddie Parker ...
Coast Guard Attendant (uncredited)
Franklin Parker ...
Attendant (uncredited)
Edward Peil Sr. ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ...
Policeman (uncredited)
...
Mrs. Arthur MacArthur (uncredited)
Jack Richardson ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Cyril Ring ...
Cameraman (uncredited)
Don Roberts ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Morgan Roberts ...
Medicine Man (uncredited)
William Royle ...
Second Flyer (uncredited)
Charles Sherlock ...
Cameraman (uncredited)
Buster Slaven ...
Second Newsboy (uncredited)
Edwin Stanley ...
Second Advertising Man (uncredited)
Charles Sullivan ...
Gunman (uncredited)
Stanley Taylor ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Phillip Terry ...
San Francisco Airport Official (uncredited)
Frank Tomick ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Harry Tyler ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Monte Vandergrift ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Ray Walker ...
Wally--Sound Mixer (uncredited)
Blue Washington ...
Native (uncredited)
George Webb ...
Mr. Rodney--Lawyer (uncredited)
Robert Whitney ...
Newsreel Man (uncredited)
Josephine Whittell ...
'Fake' Mrs. Harding (uncredited)
Martin Wilkins ...
Native Guide (uncredited)
Ernest Wilson ...
Medicine Man (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Lawrence Weingarten ... producer

Music by 

Franz Waxman

Cinematography by 

Harold Rosson ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Frank Sullivan ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Joseph M. Newman ... assistant director (uncredited)
Richard Rosson ... second unit director (uncredited)
Harrold Weinberger ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Daniel B. Cathcart ... associate art director
Edwin B. Willis ... associate art director

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Special Effects by 

A. Arnold Gillespie ... special effects (as Arnold Gillespie)

Stunts 

Paul Mantz ... stunt pilot (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Clyde De Vinna ... photographer: Dutch Guiana (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Dolly Tree ... wardrobe

Music Department 

George Bassman ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Murray Cutter ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

John Hoffman ... montage effects
Ray June ... fill-in photographer (uncredited)
Buster Keaton ... gag man (uncredited)
Wallace Worsley Jr. ... script clerk (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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