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Hero for a Day (1939)

Approved | | Drama | 6 October 1939 (USA)
When a night watchman is mistaken for a wealthy college alumnus, his family and friends help him go along with the pretense.

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(screenplay), (original story "The Old Grad")
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Cast

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Sylvia Higgins
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Brainy Thornton
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Uncle Frank 'Lucky' Higgins
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Emmy 'Moms' Dunn
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Billy Higgins
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E. A. Dow
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'Dutch' Bronson
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Abbott
Jerry Marlowe ...
Fitz
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Jean
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Dorothy
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Kelly
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When a night watchman is mistaken for a wealthy college alumnus, his family and friends help him go along with the pretense.

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Drama

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Release Date:

6 October 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Old Grad  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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