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Stop, You're Killing Me (1952)

 -  Comedy  -  24 July 1953 (Finland)
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Le bal des mauvais garçons  »

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The film was originally designed as a vehicle for Danny Kaye, then under contact for Warner Brothers, but the comedian terminated his agreement with the studio. See more »

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Version of A Slight Case of Murder (1938) See more »

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Stop, You're Killing Me
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Music by Carl Sigman
Lyrics by Bob Hilliard
Sung by an off-screen chorus during the opening credits
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not as funny as the original
16 January 2002 | by (brooklyn, ny) – See all my reviews

This is a remake of "A Slight Case of Murder," and suffice it to say that Broderick Crawford is no Edward G. Robinson! The remake, with Crawford as the reformed bootlegger who won't even drink the horrid beer he makes, is funny enough, but be sure to see it first, then the 1938 original. The decline may have something to do with the 50's sensibility's being too far removed from both Prohibition and 1930's screwball comedy.


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