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Director  Mervyn LeRoy
Cinematography  Barney McGill
Country  United States
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Romance
Costume design  Orry-Kelly
Duration  
Language  English
Hard to Handle (film) movie poster
Cast  James Cagney (Lefty Merrill), Mary Brian (Ruth Waters), Allen Jenkins (radio announcer), Ruth Donnelly (Lil Waters), Claire Dodd (Marlene Reeves), Robert McWade (Charles Reeves)
Release date  January 28, 1933 (1933-01-28)
Writer  Robert Lord (screen play), Wilson Mizner (screen play), Houston Branch (original story)
Similar movies  Related Mervyn LeRoy movies
Tagline  Hey, Folks!... I'm back!

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Hard to Handle (1933) is a pre-Code comedy film starring James Cagney as a breezily clowning con artist who organizes a Depression-era dance marathon. His character remarks at one point, "The mass is a cow. It must be milked". The movie was produced at Warner Bros. and directed by Mervyn LeRoy.

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Cast

  • James Cagney as Myron C. 'Lefty' Merrill
  • Mary Brian as Ruth Waters
  • Allen Jenkins as Marathon radio announcer
  • Ruth Donnelly as Lil Waters
  • Claire Dodd as Marlene Reeves
  • Robert McWade as Charles G. Reeves
  • References

    Hard to Handle (film) Wikipedia
    Hard to Handle (film) IMDb Hard to Handle (film) themoviedb.org


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