Speed to Spare (1937)

The champion race car driver Tommy Morton is the eternal rival to less-ethical speed king Larry 'Skids' Brannigan. What no one knows is that Tommy and Skids are actually brothers, separated... See full summary »

Director:

Lambert Hillyer

Writers:

Bert Granet (story and screenplay), Lambert Hillyer (story and screenplay)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Charles Quigley ... Tommy Morton
Dorothy Wilson ... Eileen Hart
Edward J. Nugent ... Larry 'Skids' Brannigan (as Eddie Nugent)
Patricia Farr ... Peaches OBrien
Gene Morgan ... Breakaway Wilson
John Gallaudet ... Dan Kelly
Bill Elliott ... Steve Fellows (as Gordon Elliott)
Jack Gardner Jack Gardner ... Ralph Bennett
Lester Dorr ... Otto Behrman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William Arnold William Arnold ... Official
Arthur Aylesworth ... Kennedy
Stanley Brown ... Spectator
Eddie Fetherston Eddie Fetherston ... Webb
Brenda Fowler Brenda Fowler ... Miss Granston
Harry Harvey ... Field Announcer
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Storyline

The champion race car driver Tommy Morton is the eternal rival to less-ethical speed king Larry 'Skids' Brannigan. What no one knows is that Tommy and Skids are actually brothers, separated at birth. Driven by a filial devotion that he can't explain, Tommy tries to dissuade Skids from recklessness, only to be "repaid" when Skids tries to steal away Tommy's blond girl-friend Eileen Hart. Written by Robert

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Speed demons grin at destruction for a single smile from a blonde! See more »

Genres:

Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 May 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Paa højeste Gear See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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