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Alias the Deacon (1940)

Approved | | Adventure, Comedy | 17 May 1940 (USA)
A hillbilly deacon, who is actually a cardsharp in disguise, becomes involved in a small-town fight game.

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Deke Caswell
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Andre
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Stuffy
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Jim Cunningham
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Sheriff Yates
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Sullivan
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Bull Gumbatz (as Guinn Williams)
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Elsie Clark
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Mildred Gregory
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A hillbilly deacon, who is actually a cardsharp in disguise, becomes involved in a small-town fight game.

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Adventure | Comedy

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17 May 1940 (USA)  »

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"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on July 1, 1940 with Bob Burns reprising his film role. See more »

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Version of Half a Sinner (1934) See more »

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