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The Inside Story (1948)

Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 14 March 1948 (USA)
A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is ... See full summary »

Director:

Allan Dwan

Writers:

Ernest Lehman (story), Geza Herczeg (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Marsha Hunt ... Francine Taylor
William Lundigan ... Waldo 'Bill' Williams
Charles Winninger ... Uncle Ed
Gail Patrick ... Audrey O'Connor
Gene Lockhart ... Horace Taylor
Florence Bates ... Geraldine Atherton
Hobart Cavanaugh ... Mason - Bank Customer
Allen Jenkins ... Eddie
Roscoe Karns ... Eustace Peabody
Robert Shayne ... T.W. 'Tom' O'Connor
Will Wright ... J.J. Johnson
William Haade ... Rocky
Frank Ferguson ... Eph - Editor of The Bugle
Tom Fadden ... Ab Follansbee
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A collection agent arrives in a small town with $1000 for a local farmer. Whilst waiting for the farmer to arrive the money is put in a safe at a hotel for safe keeping. However, it is removed by mistake and solves a number of financial problems before it is returned. Written by buddyluv <amanda@atrax.net.au>

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Taglines:

THE INSIDE STORY Of Your Family...Every Man's Family (original poster)

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 March 1948 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Big Gamble See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (1954 re-release)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Final film of Gail Patrick. See more »

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Delightful post World War II comedy
16 January 2000 | by buddyluvSee all my reviews

Delightful post World War II comedy about how $1000 sitting in a hotel safe has a profound effect on several town residents when it is mistakenly removed from the safe. Witty script, fast paced and great character acting from Charles Winninger and Gene Lockhart. Probably was a deliberate post-war propaganda message about the value of circulating your money, not keeping it in banks.


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