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Rise and Shine (1941)

Passed  |   |  Comedy, Crime, Musical  |  21 November 1941 (USA)
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Stupid football player is kidnapped by gangsters. Lunatics abound: former footballer now dancer, professor interested in magic, gangster who makes horse noises when excited.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Oakie ...
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Jimmy McGonigle
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Louise Murray
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Grandpa
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Seabiscuit
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Menace
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Professor Philip Murray
Ruth Donnelly ...
Mame Bacon
Raymond Walburn ...
Colonel Bacon
Donald MacBride ...
Coach Graham
Emma Dunn ...
Mrs. Murray
Charles Waldron ...
President
Mildred Gover ...
Mrs. Robertson
William Haade ...
Butch
Dick Rich ...
Gogo
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Stupid football player is kidnapped by gangsters. Lunatics abound: former footballer now dancer, professor interested in magic, gangster who makes horse noises when excited. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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A COLLEGIATE CARNIVAL of ROMANCE, MELODY and MADNESS! (original print media ad - mostly caps)


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21 November 1941 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O Bamba da Pelota  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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I'm Making A Play For You
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Music by Ralph Rainger
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A lot of fun
28 September 2001 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Evidently this started out based on Thurber's "My Life and Hard Times," but all that's left is the college football hero Bolenkowitz who needs a passing grade in order to play and thus mightily ponders the easiest question the prof can think of. Still, who cares? Everyone is entertaining, there's music, there's a gang of amusingly caricaturical bad guys, and it's all simple enough for a ten-year-old...


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