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Director:
Writers:
John Grant (additional dialogue)
Robert Lees
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Release Date:
26 July 1951 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
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Cast

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Bud Abbott ... Al Stewart

Lou Costello ... Wilbert Smith

Dorothy Shay ... Dorothy McCoy
Kirby Grant ... Clark Winfield
Joe Sawyer ... Kalem McCoy
Glenn Strange ... Devil Dan Winfield
Ida Moore ... Granny McCoy
Shaye Cogan ... Clora McCoy

Margaret Hamilton ... Aunt Huddy
Guy Wilkerson ... Uncle Clem McCoy

Robert Easton ... Luke McCoy (as Bob Easton)
Virgil S. Taylor ... Jasper Winfield
Russell Simpson ... Judge

Hank Worden ... Target Judge

Jack Kruschen ... Gangster in Night Club
O.Z. Whitehead ... Zeke

Norman Leavitt ... Zeb
Peter Mamakos ... Gangster in Night Club
Stanley Waxman ... Clay

Dan White ... Mountaineer
Joe Kirk ... Bit Role
William Fawcett ... Old Mountain Man
Harold Goodwin ... Mountaineer
Jane Lee ... Fat Woman in Cafe
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Barry Brooks ... Gangster in Night Club
Shirlee Allard ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Betty Jane Barton ... Minor Role (uncredited)
James Clay ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Fred Crow ... Hillbilly & Wagon Driver (uncredited)
Jimmie Horan ... Hillbilly (uncredited)
Jack Kenny ... Hillbilly (uncredited)
Merrill McCormick ... Hillbilly (uncredited)
Sherman Sanders ... Square Dance Caller (uncredited)
Robert R. Stephenson ... Captain (uncredited)
Glen Walters ... Hillbilly (uncredited)

Directed by
Charles Lamont 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
John Grant  additional dialogue
Robert Lees 
Frederic I. Rinaldo 

Produced by
Howard Christie .... producer
 
Original Music by
Lyn Duddy (uncredited)
Joan Edwards (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
George Robinson 
 
Film Editing by
Edward Curtiss 
 
Art Direction by
Bernard Herzbrun 
Richard H. Riedel  (as Richard Riedel)
 
Set Decoration by
Russell A. Gausman 
Joseph Kish  (as Joe Kish)
 
Costume Design by
Rosemary Odell 
 
Makeup Department
Joan St. Oegger .... hair stylist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Dewey Starkey .... unit manager (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fred Frank .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Leslie I. Carey .... sound
Robert Pritchard .... sound
John Kemp .... sound (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
David S. Horsley .... special photography
Carl Lee .... special effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Vic Parks .... stunt double (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Joseph Gershenson .... musical director
Milton Rosen .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Larry Russell .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Paul Sawtell .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Walter Scharf .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Walter Schumann .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Frank Skinner .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Milt Bronson .... dialogue director (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
77 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Recording)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Margaret Hamilton was already famous for playing a witch in her legendary role as "The Wicked Witch of the West" in the movie " The Wizard of Oz (1939)" and was ranked #4 on the American Film Institute's villain's list of the 100 years of The Greatest Screen Heroes and Villains.See more »
Quotes:
Al Stewart:What's going on out there?
Wilbert:My in-laws, they're acting like out-laws!
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Soundtrack:
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Not Coming Around, 27 October 2013
Author: AaronCapenBanner from North America

Abbott & Costello play Al Stewart & Wilbert Smith, who are a theatrical agent and his new discovery, Wilbert the escape artist, who proves to be a bust, but another discovery, a singer named Dorothy McCoy(played by Dorothy Shay) is more successful, though discovers that Wilbert is a relation, so convinces him to go back with her to Kentucky to prove it. Al tags along, and they learn of a legendary gold mine that could make them all rich(if they can find it). Of course, there is a family feud with the neighboring Winfields, which endangers their lives, with romantic entanglements for all. Sorry excuse for a comedy has bad songs and cringe-worthy humor, though the sequence with Margaret Hamilton as a witch matching voodoo doll skills with Wilbert is both amusing and scary,providing the film's only highlight, and saving it from total decay.

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