6.4/10
16
3 user 2 critic

We're Going to Be Rich (1938)

A drifter Dobbie and his wife Kit leave Australia in the 1880s for South African gold fields. She discovers happiness is where her husband is.

Director:

Monty Banks

Writers:

Sam Hellman (screenplay), Rohama Siegel (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Smiling Along I (1938)
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Entertainer quits a crooked London theater and sets up her troupe on her uncle's farm. A famous musician joins the group and helps them get a legitimate booking.

Director: Monty Banks
Stars: Gracie Fields, Roger Livesey, Mary Maguire
Musical | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A music hall performer manages the saloon her father bought. The clientèle includes unemployed shipyard workers who she entertains and helps.

Director: Monty Banks
Stars: Gracie Fields, Sydney Howard, Morton Selten
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Andy has problems raising the last payment for a used car and juggling three pretty girls with an upcoming country club dance scheduled.

Director: George B. Seitz
Stars: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Lewis Stone
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A poor, unemployed woman is made housekeeper at the estate of a wealthy duchess.

Director: Maurice Elvey
Stars: Gracie Fields, Henry Kendall, Douglas Wakefield
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

An ordinary working class seamstress who is mistaken as a rich patron of the arts. When she's asked to back a new show she plays along with the charade, hoping that she can become the production's leading lady.

Director: Monty Banks
Stars: Gracie Fields, John Loder, Enid Stamp-Taylor
Certificate: Passed Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Dan McGinty has great success in his chosen field of crooked politics, but he endangers it all in one crazy moment of honesty.

Director: Preston Sturges
Stars: Brian Donlevy, Muriel Angelus, Akim Tamiroff
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When a chemical manufacturer is killed after asking detective James Wong to help him, Wong investigates this and two subsequent murders. He uncovers a international spy ring hoping to steal... See full summary »

Director: William Nigh
Stars: Boris Karloff, Grant Withers, Maxine Jennings
Molly and Me (1945)
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A vivacious actress needing work becomes a housekeeper for a crusty retired politician, and gives his life the shaking-up that it needs.

Director: Lewis Seiler
Stars: Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

From Arnold Bennett's novel "Buried Alive". An artist returning from years abroad takes the identity of his dead valet to escape the attentions of the press.

Director: John M. Stahl
Stars: Monty Woolley, Gracie Fields, Laird Cregar
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

While traveling in France during the Nazi invasion of 1940, an Englishman is entrusted with the care of a group of refugee children.

Director: Irving Pichel
Stars: Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Anne Baxter
Adventure | Biography | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Adventurer Marco Polo travels to China, where he finds the Emperor Kublai Khan, court intrigue, danger, and unexpected love.

Directors: Archie Mayo, John Cromwell
Stars: Gary Cooper, Sigrid Gurie, Basil Rathbone
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gracie Fields ... Kit Dobson
Victor McLaglen ... Dobbie
Brian Donlevy ... Yankee Gordon
Coral Browne ... Pearl
Ted Smith Ted Smith ... Tim
Gus McNaughton ... Broderick
Charles Carson ... Keeler
Syd Crossley Syd Crossley ... Jake
Hal Gordon Hal Gordon ... Charlie
Robert Nainby Robert Nainby ... Judge
Charles Harrison Charles Harrison ... Rat Face
Tom Payne Tom Payne ... Kinch
Don McCorkindale Don McCorkindale ... Killer
Joe Mott Joe Mott ... Manager
Alex Davies Alex Davies ... Kimberley Kid
Edit

Storyline

A drifter Dobbie and his wife Kit leave Australia in the 1880s for South African gold fields. She discovers happiness is where her husband is.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 July 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Seremos Milionários See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in The Telephone Book (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Walter, Walter (Lead Me to the Altar)
(uncredited)
Written by William Haines, Jimmy Harper & Eugene Butler
Performed by Gracie Fields
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Nice job by the 3 leads
31 March 2020 | by mooreesecdSee all my reviews

Gracie Fields does some very fine singing. She, McLaglen and Donlevy all give good performances. The story could have been better written. Entertaining production by 20th Century Fox.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed