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Ghost Chasers (1951)

 -  Comedy  -  29 April 1951 (USA)
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A ghost helps the Bowery Boys capture a gang of crooks led by a mad doctor.

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Leo Gorcey ...
Huntz Hall ...
Lloyd Corrigan ...
Edgar Alden Franklin Smith
Lela Bliss ...
Margo the Medium
Philip Van Zandt ...
Dr. Basil Granville
Bernard Gorcey ...
William 'Billy' Benedict ...
Whitey (as Billy Benedict)
Robert Coogan ...
Jack Eagan
Buddy Gorman ...
David Gorcey ...
Jan Kayne ...
Cynthia
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Mrs. Parelli
Marshall Bradford ...
Prof. Krantz
Michael Ross ...
Gus
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A ghost helps the Bowery Boys capture a gang of crooks led by a mad doctor.

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The twenty-second of forty-eight Bowery Boys movies. See more »

Quotes

Horace Debussy 'Sach' Jones: I got a lighter but it's outta fluid.
Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: I think your head is outta fluid.
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"A Nose Like Cyrano"
4 September 2010 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

When Leo Gorcey's mother's neighbor Argentina Brunetti starts spending money and borrowing from people to talk to her dead son, it becomes time for the Bowery Boys to spring into action. In their own inimitable style Gorcey, Huntz Hall and the gang track down a whole gang of these fake mediums led by Lela Bliss.

In their quest they're aided and abetted by a real ghost, a gentlemen in a Quaker suit played by Lloyd Corrigan. Corrigan also communicates to the world through a medium and the one he's chosen is Huntz Hall. He finds him an amiable fellow and one with 'a nose like Cyrano'.

Corrigan is pretty useful when the guys invade the haunted house where the fake mediums do their thing. Of course he creates some real tricks, my favorite being the creation and disappearance of doors when needed.

All in all a good Bowery Boys film, the best scenes are those that involve Lloyd Corrigan and Huntz Hall.


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