It's in the Bag (1945)





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This film stars Fred Allen as flea-circus impresario Fred Floogle. Learning that he's inherited $12 million from his uncle, Fred also discovers that the money has been stuffed in one of thirteen chairs that he's sold at auction.
Classics , Comedy
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United Artists

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Fred Allen
as Fred F. Trumble Floogle
Jack Benny
as Himself
William Bendix
as Bill Bendix
Binnie Barnes
as Eve Floogle
Jerry Colonna
as Dr. Greengrass, Psychiatrist
Gloria Pope
as Marion
Minerva Pious
as Mrs. Nussbaum
Dick Tyler
as Homer
Sidney Toler
as Det. Sully
George Cleveland
as Hotel Manager
John Miljan
as Arnold
Ben Welden
as Monte
Emory Parnell
as Mr. Buddoo
Don Ameche
as Guest Star
Victor Moore
as Guest Star
Walter Tetley
as Elevator Operator
Rudy Vallee
as Guest Star
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"Television is a medium," Fred Allen once said, "because it is neither rare nor well done." It's in the Bag! hilariously proves that he likely held film in similar esteem.

Full Review… | January 20, 2013
Slant Magazine

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