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Oh Johnny, How You Can Love (1940)

Passed  -  Comedy | Music | Romance  -  1 February 1940 (USA)
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Johnny Sandham (Tom Brown), a traveling salesman for a department store, agrees, under duress after his truck forced her roadster of the road, to take "Kelly" Archer (Peggy Moran), a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Brown ...
Johnny Sandham
Peggy Moran ...
Carol Ann 'Kelly' Archer
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Ed (the Weasel)
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Adelbert Thistlebottom
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Gertie, Truck Stop Waitress
Juanita Quigley ...
'Junior'
Joe Downing ...
'Doc' Kendrick, Bank Robber (as Joseph Downing)
Horace McMahon ...
'Lefty' Hodges, Bank Robber
Matt McHugh ...
Charlie
Vinton Hayworth ...
Motorist Attempting to Pick up Kelly (as Jack Arnold)
Betty Jane Rhodes ...
Singer of 'Oh, Johnny'
John Hamilton ...
Jonathan Archer
Thomas E. Jackson ...
Chief of Police (as Tom Jackson)
Eddie Acuff ...
Motorcycle Cop
Bill Burt ...
Specialty Dancer
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Johnny Sandham (Tom Brown), a traveling salesman for a department store, agrees, under duress after his truck forced her roadster of the road, to take "Kelly" Archer (Peggy Moran), a runaway heiress, to New York City, where she intends to elope with her named-but-never-seen fiancée. They are soon caught in the cross-fire car chase involving three bank robbers--- Ed the Weasel (Allen Jenkins), "Doc" Kedrick (Jospeh Downing) and "Lefty" Hodges (Horace MacMahon)---and a highway patrol pursuit car. Ere long, Ed, ends up in the truck with Johnny and "Kelly", and decides Canada is a better destination for him than NYC. Somewhere, south of Canada and north of NYC, the truck brakes fail, and while they are being repaired at Adelbert Thistlebottom's Garage, they take a cabin at Thistlebottom's Motel/Tourist Camp. Adelbert (Donald Meek) is more than slightly addled; he wears a cowboy costume and has all of his camp cabins automated in various ways. Betty Jane Rhodes, another guest at the ... Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Comedy | Music | Romance

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1 February 1940 (USA)  »

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La heredera caprichosa  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Oh, Susanna
Sung by Tourist Camp Guests
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