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Albert Beich (original screenplay) and
Anthony Coldeway (original screenplay)
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Release Date:
23 August 1943 (USA) See more »
HE THOUGHT HE KNEW ALL THE ANSWERS...the soft-hearted story of a little tough guy! (original print ad - all caps) See more »
Millionaire Sam Winston is an unhappy man. His wife Constance lives a gay life, devoting all her time... See more » | Add synopsis »


  (in credits order)

Don 'Red' Barry ... Johnny April (as Donald Barry)

Henry Hull ... Sam Winston

Dale Evans ... Gloria Winston

Chick Chandler ... Shoelace
Matt McHugh ... The Worrier
Nana Bryant ... Mrs. Winston
Walter Catlett ... Ramsey Fensel
Edward Gargan ... Donovan
Chester Clute ... Gwylim

Peter Lawford ... Jerry Winston
Georges Metaxa ... Dr. Kenton
Dorothy Burgess ... Toodles
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hooper Atchley ... Businessman (uncredited)
Charles Coleman ... Butler (uncredited)
Mozelle Cravens ... Dancer (uncredited)
Edward Earle ... Racketeer (uncredited)
Fern Emmett ... Landlady (uncredited)
Mary Kenyon ... Dancer (uncredited)
Nolan Leary ... Businessman (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan ... Henchman (uncredited)
Charles Williams ... Reporter (uncredited)

Directed by
George Sherman 
Writing credits
Albert Beich (original screenplay) and
Anthony Coldeway (original screenplay)

Produced by
George Sherman .... associate producer
Original Music by
Mort Glickman (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Jack A. Marta  (as Jack Marta)
Film Editing by
Ernest J. Nims  (as Ernest Nims)
Art Direction by
Russell Kimball 
Set Decoration by
Otto Siegel 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kenneth Holmes .... assistant director
Sound Department
Dick Tyler Sr. .... sound (as Richard Tyler)
Music Department
Morton Scott .... musical director
Walter Scharf .... composer: stock music (uncredited)

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Additional Details

58 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
USA:Approved | USA:Passed (National Board of Review)


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