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Feudin' Fools (1952)

Approved | | Comedy | 21 September 1952 (USA)
Sach discovers that he is heir to a farm in rural hillbilly country. He and the boys go to the farm to check it out, and find themselves mixed up with feuding hillbillies and a gang of bank robbers.

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Dorothy Ford ...
Tiny Smith
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Big Jim
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Corky
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Ellie Mae Smith
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Clem Smith
Bernard Gorcey ...
David Gorcey ...
Chuck (as David Condon)
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Butch (as Bennie Bartlett)
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Caleb Smith
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Yancy Smith
Paul Wexler ...
Luke Smith
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Grandpa Smith
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Whe 'Sach' Jones inherits a rundown farm in the South, he becomes the target of a group of feuding hillbillies who want to find out if he is a member of the Jones family they have killed or run away. "Sach" keeps his name a secret until a a gang of crooks, led by 'Big Jim', show up to use his place as a hideout from the pursuing law. The locals then decide that the gangsters belong to the Jones clan, along with "Sach." "Slip" Mahoney and the Bowery Boys outwit and hold-off the gangsters until the police arrive. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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21 September 1952 (USA)  »

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Down on the Farm  »

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Shot in six days. See more »

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Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: Now there's a pathetic picture of pandemonium.
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Alias Slip and Jones
28 March 2009 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

While shooting the breeze at Louie's "Sweet Shop", Leo Gorcey (as Slip Mahoney) and "The Bowery Boys" learn Huntz Hall (as Horace Debussy "Sach" Jones) has inherited a plantation south of the Mason-Dixon line. Adopting a southern accent, Mr. Hall accompanies Mr. Gorcey, David "Condon" Gorcey (as Chuck), and Benny "Bennie" Bartlett (as Butch) to the "Jones" farm. There, they are startled to learn the area's hillbilly "Smith" family spends their time shooting everyone in the "Jones" clan dead - putting Hall's life in danger. Gags include Gorcey gets cow's milk sprayed in his face, and Hall crowing like a rooster after eating chicken feed. Cock-a-doodle-don't.

*** Feudin' Fools (9/21/52) William Beaudine ~ Huntz Hall, Leo Gorcey, Bernard Gorcey


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