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Meet the Boy Friend (1937)

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A heartthrob singer, Tony Paige, also known as "America's Boyfriend" decides to wed a Swedish actress. His manager doesn't want this because he is afraid of Tony losing female fans so he ... See full summary »

Director:

Ralph Staub

Writers:

Bradford Ropes (screenplay), Jack Raymond (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Paige ... Tony Page (as David Carlyle)
Carol Hughes ... June Delaney
Warren Hymer ... Wilbur 'Bugs' Corrigan
Pert Kelton ... Beulah Potts
Andrew Tombes ... J. Ardmore Potts
Gwili Andre ... Vilma Vlare
Ed 'Oscar' Platt Ed 'Oscar' Platt ... Oscar (as Oscar)
Lou Fulton Lou Fulton ... Elmer (as Elmer)
Smiley Burnette ... Band Leader
Leonid Kinskey ... Dr. Sokoloff
Syd Saylor ... Buddy
Selmer Jackson ... Madison
Cy Kendall ... Walters
Robert Middlemass ... McGrath
Mary Gordon ... Mrs. Grimes
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Storyline

A heartthrob singer, Tony Paige, also known as "America's Boyfriend" decides to wed a Swedish actress. His manager doesn't want this because he is afraid of Tony losing female fans so he takes up a 300 hundred thousand dollar insurance policy if Tony does in fact wed. Tony soon meets a girl name June Delaney on a bus who doesn't swoon over him like other girls. He falls for her but doesn't know her true identity. Hilarious film! Written by Taalli

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Taglines:

ADORED BY A WORLD OF WOMEN...BUT A PAIN-IN-THE-NECK TO THE ONLY GIRL IN THE WORLD! (original print ad-all caps) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 July 1937 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (edited)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Victor High Fidelity Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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To Know You Care
Written by Harry Tobias and Roy Ingraham
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