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The Farmer in the Dell (1936)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 27 March 1936 (USA)
Senior couple take their pretty daughter (Jean Parker) -- from their home and farm in Mid-America -- to Hollywood -- to become a movie star.

Director:

Ben Holmes

Writers:

Philip Stong (novel), Sam Mintz (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Fred Stone ... Ernest 'Pa' Boyer
Jean Parker ... Adie Boyer
Esther Dale ... Louella 'Ma' Boyer
Moroni Olsen ... Chester Hart
Frank Albertson ... Davy Davenport
Maxine Jennings Maxine Jennings ... Maud Durant
Ray Mayer Ray Mayer ... Spike
Lucille Ball ... Gloria Wilson
Rafael Corio ... Nicky Ranovitch (as Rafael Corio)
Frank Jenks ... Bill Crosby
Spencer Charters ... Milkman
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Storyline

Senior couple take their pretty daughter (Jean Parker) -- from their home and farm in Mid-America -- to Hollywood -- to become a movie star.

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Taglines:

SHE STARTED OUT TO BE A MOVIE QUEEN...But only became one-man's star(print ad - Lubbock Morning Avalanche - Palace Theatre - Lubbock, Texas - March 31, 1936) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 March 1936 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La mentira de la gloria See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

RKO Radio Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Victor System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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