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Hold That Monkey (1950)

Approved | | Comedy, Short | 16 February 1950 (USA)
The hotel manager, following a series of thefts, sends his two house dicks on the trail. Catching up with the culprit, a gorilla, they are soon on the wrong end of the chase.

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Gus Schilling ...
Gus
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Dick
Margie Liszt
Joe Palma
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The hotel manager, following a series of thefts, sends his two house dicks on the trail. Catching up with the culprit, a gorilla, they are soon on the wrong end of the chase.

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The zaniest laugh uproar ever! (One-sheet poster).

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Comedy | Short

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Approved
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16 February 1950 (USA)  »

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Hoteldetektiverne  »

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The original "script" for this short was actually just a badly, marked-up copy of the script for Gum Shoes (1935), and had Gus Schilling's and Richard Lane's names in place for the crossed-out names of Monte Collins and Tom Kennedy. See more »

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Follows High Blood Pleasure (1945) See more »

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