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The City's Slicker (1936)

Approved  |   |  Short, Comedy, Music  |  30 May 1936 (USA)
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Rufe Rufe Davis), a hillbilly mimic goes to the big city to find the woman he has fallen in love with by seeing her picture. He meets Dawn (Anne Shirley), a tap-dancer from his home town ... See full summary »

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Rufe Davis ...
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Dawn O'Day ...
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Jay Seiler
Ann Callahan
Fred Hillebrand ...
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Rufe Rufe Davis), a hillbilly mimic goes to the big city to find the woman he has fallen in love with by seeing her picture. He meets Dawn (Anne Shirley), a tap-dancer from his home town and she takes him to a movie studio where his imitation of a crying baby gets him a film contract. His hillbilly friends, The Rdaio Rubes, come to town and they go to a cabaret. There, he sees the person in the picture performing on stage. But a wig slips off and Rufe discovers the love-of-his-life is a man. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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30 May 1936 (USA)  »

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Broadway Brevities (1935-1936 season) #26: The City's Slicker  »

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