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Silk Hat Kid (1935)

Approved | | Action, Crime, Drama | 19 July 1935 (USA)
Eddie Howard, a fast-thinking, two-fisted bodyguard, is hired by nightclub-owner Tim Martin to protect him from chiseling gangsters operating an extortion-racket. But Eddie meets and falls ... See full summary »

Writers:

Gerald Beaumont (story "The Lord's Referee"), Edward Eliscu (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Lew Ayres ... Eddie Howard
Mae Clarke ... Laura Grant
Paul Kelly ... Tim Martin
Ralf Harolde ... Lefty Phillips
William Harrigan ... Brother Joe Campbell
Billy Lee ... Tommy
John Qualen ... Mr. Fossbender
Warren Hymer ... Misty
Vince Barnett ... Mr. Rabinowitz
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Storyline

Eddie Howard, a fast-thinking, two-fisted bodyguard, is hired by nightclub-owner Tim Martin to protect him from chiseling gangsters operating an extortion-racket. But Eddie meets and falls in love with Laura Grant, Tim's sweetheart, and complications quickly arise. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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HE WAS A TOUGH GUY...'till he fell in love! (original poster)

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 1935 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lord's Referee See more »

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Production Co:

Fox Film Corporation See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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