Hold 'em Jail (1932)

Hold 'em Jail





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The most intriguing aspect of the 1932 Bert Wheeler-Robert Woolsey romp Hold 'Em Jail was that it was co-scripted by legendary humorist and frequent Marx Bros. contributor S. J. Perelman. The film bears a slight resemblance to the like-vintage Marx/Perelman collaboration Horse Feathers, in that both pictures are climaxed by a zany football game sequence. But while Horse Feathers is set at a college, Hold 'Em Jail takes place behind the cold gray walls of Bidemore Prison. Edgar Kennedy, … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Albert Ray, S.J. Perelman, Mark Sandrich, Eddie Welch, Walter de Leon
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RKO Pictures


as Curley Harris

as Spider Robbins

as Violet Jones

as Barbara Jones

as Slippery Sam Brown

as Warden

as Coach

as Sports Announcer

as Mike Maloney

as Warden Charles Clark

as Governor

as Timekeeper

as Spike

as Doorman
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