The Noose Hangs High (1948)

The Noose Hangs High





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For their first independently-produced vehicle, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello chose to appear in a remake of the 1939 Universal programmer For Love or Money. Bud and Lou are cast as Ted and Tommy, two bumbling window washers hired by gangster Mike Craig (Joseph Calleila) to collect a $50,000 gambling debt. The boys manage to pick up the money, only to deliver it to the wrong person, a pretty private secretary named Carol (Cathy Downs). Ordered to retrieve the money within 24 hours "or else," Ted … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Harry Brown, Daniel Taradash, Howard Harris, Arthur T. Horman, Charles Grayson
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On DVD: May 17, 2005


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as Homer Hinchcliffe

as Carol Scott

as Julius Caesar McBrid...

as Mike Craig

as Psychiatrist

as Elevator Operator

as Woman on Street

as Gangster

as Gangster

as Stewart

as Messenger

as Messenger

as Miss Van Buren's Mai...

as Miss Van Buren

as Patient

as Tough Driver

as Woman on Street

as Man with Coat

as Traffic Cop

as Husky Woman

as Manager

as Headwaiter

as Workman

as Secretary

as Chinese

as Crazy Dentist

as Dentist's Assistant

as Tipster

as Jewel Proprietor

as Race Track Announcer

as Cab Driver
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Full Review… | July 8, 2008
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...generally emphasizes juvenile, incredibly broad instances of comedy...

Full Review… | June 28, 2005
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