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Here Comes Trouble (1948)

Approved  |   |  Comedy  |  15 March 1948 (USA)
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A newspaper publisher (Emory Parnell) is being blackmailed by a burlesque queen (Joan Woodbury), and he sends one of his reporters (William Tracy) to talk to her. The girl is murdered and ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
William Tracy ...
Joe Sawyer ...
Officer Ames
Emory Parnell ...
Winfield 'Windy' Blake
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Martha Blake
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Bubbles LaRue
Paul Stanton ...
Attorney Martin Stafford
Beverly Lloyd ...
Penny Blake (as Beverly Loyd)
Patti Morgan ...
Ester Dexter
Thomas E. Jackson ...
Chief McClure (as Thomas Jackson)
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A newspaper publisher (Emory Parnell) is being blackmailed by a burlesque queen (Joan Woodbury), and he sends one of his reporters (William Tracy) to talk to her. The girl is murdered and the reporter, the publisher and the publisher's daughter (Beverly Loyd) all come under suspicion. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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3 January 2007 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

I just happened to be off and alone at home when I found this on Turner Classic Movies. It is the first time I've seen the characters of Ames and Doubleday and now I want more. Seeing that it was a Hal Roach Production meant that I was in for a good comedic movie and I wasn't disappointed. We will never see comedies such as this again and now I am searching for more of the Ames and Doubleday movies. We get so caught up in modern movies that are called comedies, but rely on foul language and noisy bodily functions for the laughs rather than on the actors ability to make us laugh. This is a really refreshing movies to relax and enjoy and the fact that it is almost 59 years old, only shows the timelessness of real comedy.


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