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I've Got Your Number (1934)

Unrated | | Comedy, Romance | 24 February 1934 (USA)
Two telephone repairmen have many adventures and romance a pair of blondes.


Ray Enright


William Rankin (story), Warren Duff (screenplay) | 1 more credit »


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Complete credited cast:
Joan Blondell ... Marie Lawson
Pat O'Brien ... Terry Riley
Allen Jenkins ... Johnny
Glenda Farrell ... Bonnie aka Madame Francis
Eugene Pallette ... Joe Flood
Gordon Westcott ... Nicky
Henry O'Neill ... John P. Schuyler
Hobart Cavanaugh ... Happy Dooley
Renee Whitney ... Loretta Kennedy
Wallis Clark Wallis Clark ... Mr. Madison
Robert Ellis ... Turk Garrison
Douglas Cosgrove Douglas Cosgrove ... Detective Turner
Selmer Jackson ... Joe--Gangster (as Selmar Jackson)
Louise Beavers ... Crystal
Henry Kolker ... Robert Kirkland


The adventures of wisecracking telephone repairmen Terry and Johnny are by turns comic, risque, and heroic. Terry pursues Marie, a hotel switchboard operator, who loses her job when she innocently does a favor for gangster Nicky. Terry gets Marie a job with financier Schuyler; but Nicky has new plans for her. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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Plug in tonight on Warner Bros.' hilarious jamboree of phone-y fun - the laugh sensation of the season! See more »


Comedy | Romance


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English | Italian

Release Date:

24 February 1934 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amor por Telefone See more »

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Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


The ending, with Joan Blondell in bed, was filmed in her home. She was recovering from an emergency appendectomy and her doctor would not let her travel to the studio. See more »


At the beginning of the film, when the shot is tracking left through the telephone company's "troubleshooting department", a moving shadow of the camera falls across a pillar in the foreground. See more »


Johnny: Everything's okay upstairs. How is it here?
Terry Riley: Oh, everything here is just duckie.
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Referenced in Hollywood Without Make-Up (1963) See more »


Puddin' Head Jones
Music by Lou Handman
Played when Terry and Marie are at the restaurant
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Terrific Cast in Pre-Code Riot
6 December 2013 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

I've Got Your Number (1934)

*** (out of 4)

Extremely entertaining gem from Warner about phone repairman Terry Riley (Pat O'Brien) who falls for a beautiful blonde (Joan Blondell) but soon gets caught up in a robbery. I'VE GOT YOUR NUMBER turns into a crime picture for the final fifteen-minutes but the rest of the running time is basically a romantic comedy and it's a very good one at that. I think it's pretty clear that the egotistical maniac, fast talking lead character was meant to be played by James Cagney but for whatever reason he didn't do the part so O'Brien stepped in. It seems whenever the Cagney-O'Brien team couldn't do a picture, the studio gave the lead to O'Brien and then they'd bring in either Allen Jenkins (as they did here) or Frank McHugh. O'Brien and Jenkins makes for a very good pair as the two work well off one another and make for a highly entertaining and very fast little picture. The two of them can mix it up extremely well and Jenkins certainly manages to bring a lot of laughs. Blondell is also very good in her role as she's certainly easy on the eye but she also manages to make you believe her in the part. Glenda Farrell has a brief but very funny part as a fake psychic and we also get a good supporting performance by the always entertaining Eugene Palette. There are countless highlights to this film but I think the greatest thing are the various pre-code elements with most of them dealing with sex. O'Brien's character, in today's world, would be called a stalker or sexual harasser because of the way he talks to women, pretty much follows them and forces them to go out with him. It's certainly played for jokes here and it gets plenty of laughs especially one scene early on where two sexually charged women invite him into the house and all sorts of innuendo is thrown around. These pre-code sex jokes are without question hilarious and help keep this film moving at a great pace.

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