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Check and Double Check (1930)

Check and Double Check

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Radio's Amos 'n' Andy dabble in the love affairs of others.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Romance, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, J. Walter Ruben
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 29, 2003
Runtime:
Radio Pictures

Cast

Charles Corell
as Andrew 'Andy' Brown
Sue Carol
as Jean Blair
Charles Morton
as Richard Williams
Ralf Harolde
as Ralph Crawford
Edward Martindel
as John Blair
Irene Rich
as Mrs. Blair
Rita La Roy
as Elinor Crawford
Russ Powell
as Kingfish
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The film works as a curio to see how the blacks were perceived back then by Hollywood.

Full Review… | May 10, 2006
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Audience Reviews for Check and Double Check

As an African-American interested in movies and movie history, I've grown past being offended by blackface and silly voices. Even though I do enjoy the comedy of Gosden and Correll, this film is not very good. The Amos 'n' Andy bits are tedious and the high-society love triangle lulls me to sleep. Both halves are crudely pasted together along with part of a Duke Ellington one-reeler.

½

The only Amos & Andy film. It felt pieced together - like two movies were made into one. The parts without the duo are dry, basically a drama about those courting a rich young woman. But the Amos & Andy parts are down-right hilarious. They were more or less skits that were attached to main film - it never really "flowed." I really wish they would have made more films. To note, political-correctness apparently took hold even way back when and the original blackface Amos & Andy were replaced by actual Blacks with much less funny dialogue and not as good timing like these, the originators.

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