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Hit the Deck (1929)

Passed | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 2 February 1930 (USA)
Looloo (Polly Walker), owner of a seaside coffee shop, falls in love with sailor Bilge Smith, who is on shore leave, but her sudden wealth sabotages the romance.

Director:

Luther Reed

Writers:

Hubert Osborne (play), Vincent Youmans (based on musical play by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Jack Oakie ... Bilge Smith
Polly Walker Polly Walker ... Looloo
Roger Gray Roger Gray ... Mat
Franker Woods ... Bat (as Franker Wood)
Harry Sweet ... Bunny
Marguerita Padula Marguerita Padula ... Lavinia
June Clyde ... Toddy
Wallace MacDonald ... Lieutenant Allen
George Ovey ... Clarence
Ethel Clayton ... Mrs. Payne
Nate D. Slott Nate D. Slott ... Dan (as Nate Slott)
Andy Clark ... Dinty
Dell Henderson ... Admiral
Charles Sullivan Charles Sullivan ... Lieutenant Jim Smith
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Storyline

Looloo (Polly Walker), owner of a seaside coffee shop, falls in love with sailor Bilge Smith, who is on shore leave, but her sudden wealth sabotages the romance.

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Taglines:

Man-o'-War of All Musical Shows! (Print Ad,The Meriden Daily Journal,((Meriden, Conn.)) 17 March 1930) See more »


Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 February 1930 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bál a fedélzeten See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

RKO Radio Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone System)

Color:

Black and White | Color (2-strip Technicolor) (last 3 reels)

Aspect Ratio:

1.20 : 1
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Trivia

Adapted from a Broadway musical that opened on April 25, 1927 at the Belasco Theater in New York and ran for 352 performances. See more »

Connections

Version of Hit the Deck (1955) See more »

Soundtracks

An Armful of You
Music by Vincent Youmans
Lyrics by Leo Robin and Clifford Grey
Performed by Marguerita Padula and chorus
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