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The Quarterback (1940)

 -  Comedy  -  16 October 1940 (USA)
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A comedy featuring Morris in a dual role as a dumb twin and a star football player, and a smart twin studying to become a college professor. They both are smitten with Kay Merrill as well. Of course, gamblers are also involved.

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Jimmy Jones and Billy Jones
Virginia Dale ...
Kay Merrill
Lillian Cornell ...
Sheila
Edgar Kennedy ...
Pops
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Professor Hobbs
Jerome Cowan ...
Townley
Rod Cameron ...
Tex
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Coach
Walter Catlett ...
Tom
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'Slats' Finney (as Frank Burke)
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A comedy featuring Morris in a dual role as a dumb twin and a star football player, and a smart twin studying to become a college professor. They both are smitten with Kay Merrill as well. Of course, gamblers are also involved.

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Scores the first touchdown of the season!

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16 October 1940 (USA)  »

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Por Partidas Dobradas  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Written by Jack Lawrence, Paul Mann and Stefan Weiß (as Stephan Weiss)
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