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In the Money (1958)

Approved | | Comedy | 16 February 1958 (USA)
Sach is hired as the companion for a poodle on an ocean voyage from New York to London. What he doesn't know is that the people who hired him are actually diamond smugglers, and there is a ... See full summary »

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Sach is hired as the companion for a poodle on an ocean voyage from New York to London. What he doesn't know is that the people who hired him are actually diamond smugglers, and there is a cache of diamonds hidden in the poodle's coat. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Nutnicks on the Loose in old London! See more »

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According to the hats the boys wear while working aboard ship, they are sailing on the "R.M.S. Steamship". See more »

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In the montage of London, Duke says, "Whaddaya know, London Bridge". What is actually shown is Westminster Bridge next to the Palace of Westminster (the Houses of Parliment) and Elizabeth Tower that houses Big Ben. See more »

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Follows Looking for Danger (1957) See more »

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(Hail, Hail,) The Gang's All Here
Music by Theodore F. Morse (1904)
Lyrics by Theodora Morse and Dolly Morse
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The last movie in the Bowery Boys series doesn't have the zip of many of the earlier entries.
21 August 2000 | by (Pine Grove, California) – See all my reviews

After a successful run of 58 movies from 1946 to 1958, the Bowery Boys series came to an end with this movie. It probably died from a combination of the inroads television was making, the fact that the boys were getting too old to play adolescents, and the loss of Leo Gorcey for the last 7 movies. (He said he couldn't continue after his father, Bernard Gorcey, died in 1955.) His malapropisms, leadership and confidence was sorely missed by me. Stanley Clements takes his place in this movie, and I counted just one malapropism. Huntz Hall is up to his usual childish tricks (which made him so endearing to his fans, including me), dog-sitting a poodle on an ocean voyage to London for some diamond smugglers. But the other members of the gang, who were stowaways on board, seemed like excess baggage, and Hall just couldn't carry the comedy by himself. The movie didn't have the energy of the early entries, which Leo Gorcey and even Bernard Gorcey provided. A sad ending to a series I enjoyed as a kid.


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