Hell and High Water (1933)

The life of an avowed bachelor, who tows garbage, is changed when he meets a runaway taxi dancer.




Cast overview:
Richard Arlen ... Capt. J.J. Jericho
Judith Allen ... Sally Driggs
Charley Grapewin ... Peck Wealin
Gertrude Hoffman ... Mom Wealin
Guy Standing ... Rear Admiral
S. Matsui S. Matsui ... Joe Satsanuki
William Frawley ... Milton J. Bunsey
Robert Knettles Robert Knettles ... Barney
Barton MacLane ... Dance Hall Manager
Esther Muir ... Barney's mother
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The life of an avowed bachelor, who tows garbage, is changed when he meets a runaway taxi dancer.

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HE'S ON FIRE WITH AMBITION..but love burns him up! (Print Ad- Washington Observer, ((Washington, Penna.)) 22 March 1934) See more »




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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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Release Date:

16 December 1933 (USA) See more »

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Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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