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Hold That Baby! (1949)

Passed | | Drama, Comedy | 26 June 1949 (USA)
Slip (Leo Gorcey) and Sach (Huntz Hall)lose their jobs with a laundry company after they wreck the delivery truck. They talk Louie (Bernard Gorcey) into using the back room of his Malt Shop... See full summary »

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The 14th of 48 Bowery Boys movies. See more »

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Sach Debussy Jones: I'll give Whitey a manicure, he hasn't had one for 10 yeas, or has he?
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Followed by Paris Playboys (1954) See more »

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Hold That Baby! (1949) **
22 August 2004 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

"Don't interrupt my strain of thought"

The Bowery Boys open up a laundry service in the rear of Louie Dumbrowski's sweet shop and come across a bundle of joy that's been left there by its mom. Turns out the kid is the heir to a fortune and a group of greedy folks would love to get their hands on him. This is a typical entry in the series with most of the good lines and jokes coming in the first half of the picture. Contains a morbid moment where a doctor tries to convince authorities that the mother's crazy and gives her an unnecessary injection.

Standard Bowery Boys fare.


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