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Buttons (1927)

A young street orphan, Buttons, gets a job as a pageboy on an ocean liner. He and his friend, Slugger, get on the wrong side of the ship's captain, however, when they try to tell him his ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
... Buttons
... Captain Travers
... Ruth Stratton
... Slugger McGlue
... Henri Rizard
... Polly
Jack McDonald ... Hatchet Face
Coy Watson ... Brutus
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carl Randoll ... One of the boys
Ivan Randoll ... One of the boys
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A young street orphan, Buttons, gets a job as a pageboy on an ocean liner. He and his friend, Slugger, get on the wrong side of the ship's captain, however, when they try to tell him his wife, who is aboard the ship, is cheating on him. The captain throws them both in the brig, and their troubles get even more complicated when the ship is wrecked at sea and is in danger of sinking. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A sinking ship, a romance adrift- and The Kid himself to the rescue! (Print Ad-Edmonton Journal, ((Edmonton, Alta.)) 30 June 1928)

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24 December 1927 (USA)  »

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Jackie, der Schiffsjunge  »

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1.33 : 1
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