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In Fast Company (1946)

Passed | | Action, Adventure, Comedy | 22 June 1946 (USA)
The crooked manager of a taxicab company is out to drive the independent owners/drivers out of business through various tactics such as sabotage, beatings and intimidation. But he crosses ... See full summary »

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Steve Trent
Marjorie Woodworth ...
Sally Turner
Charles D. Brown ...
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Patrick McCormick
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The crooked manager of a taxicab company is out to drive the independent owners/drivers out of business through various tactics such as sabotage, beatings and intimidation. But he crosses paths with "Slip" Mahoney, who is driving an independent cab as a favor, and the rest of the 'Bowery Boys," and this does not bode well for the crook and his henchmen. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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They're WILD, WONDERFUL & WACKY! (original ad - many caps) See more »


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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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Trivia

The second of 48 Bowery Boys movies. See more »

Goofs

As the Bowery Boys force their way into Mr. McCormick's mansion, a hand from outside can be seen closing the front door behind them. See more »

Quotes

Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: Better hide your silly looking face. They might recognize ya.
Horace Debussy 'Sach' Jones: Are you kidding, since I grew up my mother don't even recognize me.
Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: Who ever told ya that you grew up?
Horace Debussy 'Sach' Jones: A draft board.
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Corny 1940's slapstick silliness
27 June 1999 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Slip and his gang of middle aged juvenile delinquents take on a cutthroat cab company. I've never seen one of these movies before, and I hope I never see another. Not that it was a total wash-out, but the jokes were pitifully lame and the acting unbelievable hammy. I'll bet that all these Bowery Boys pictures followed this same general format. This film would probably appeal to those of us who want to walk down memory lane.


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