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Dig That Uranium (1955)

The boys buy a uranium mine out west, but when they get there they find that it's pretty much worthless. However, the local badmen are distrustful of these new strangers, and when they ... See full summary »

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The boys buy a uranium mine out west, but when they get there they find that it's pretty much worthless. However, the local badmen are distrustful of these new strangers, and when they mistakenly get the impression that the mine is loaded with uranium, they hatch a scheme to get rid of the boys and take over the mine. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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They're huntin' for the HOT ROCKS in the uranium search that panicked the West! See more »

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25 December 1955 (USA)  »

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Final film of Bernard Gorcey. See more »

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Squealing tires on dirt roads during the chase near the end of the film. See more »

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Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: Fellas, I, I just hate myself.
Louie Dumbrowsky: Me, too. I hate you too, Slip.
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Follows Master Minds (1949) See more »

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Wonderfully Entertaining
17 July 2008 | by (california) – See all my reviews

One of my favorites when it comes to the Bowery Boys Series...indeed it is poignant that this was Louie's last appearance as he died in a car accident.

The series would never be the same and neither would Slip; but Huntz Hall bravely soldiered on as he was an under-rated comedic talent.

This episode has a modern feel to it and a lot of things came together to make this one an entertaining piece in the BB canon.

CHARACTER ACTORS have a vital role here:Raymond Hatton shines and i like Myron Healey as the "heel"

Louie needs to be singled out as a terrific foil;he is diffused w\charm and feistiness !

It's breezy and just plain fun....


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