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Blonde Dynamite (1950)

Approved | | Comedy, Crime | 12 February 1950 (USA)
While Louie is on vacation, the boys turn The Sweet Shop into an escort service, and soon find a group of beautiful girls as their first clients. What they don't know, however, is that the ... See full summary »

Director:

William Beaudine

Writer:

Charles R. Marion (screen play)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Leo Gorcey ... Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney
Huntz Hall ... Horace Debussy 'Sach' Jones
Adele Jergens ... Joan Marshall
Gabriel Dell ... Gabe Moreno
Harry Lewis ... Champ Fallon
Murray Alper ... Dynamite
Bernard Gorcey ... Louie Dumbrowski
Jody Gilbert ... Sarah Dumbrowski
William 'Billy' Benedict ... Whitey (as William Benedict)
Buddy Gorman Buddy Gorman ... Butch
David Gorcey ... Chuck
John Harmon ... Professor
Michael Ross ... Samson
Lynn Davies Lynn Davies ... Verna
Beverly Crane Beverly Crane ... Bunny (as Beverlee Crane)
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While Louie is on vacation, the boys turn The Sweet Shop into an escort service, and soon find a group of beautiful girls as their first clients. What they don't know, however, is that the girls are part of a gang of bank robbers who want to use the Sweet Shop in order to tunnel into the vault of a bank next door. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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THE ESCORT BUREAU'S GOOFIEST GIGOLOS! They're professional Romeos...to a gang of glamorous gun-girls! See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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The $5,000 bank deposit would equate to over $53,000 in 2019. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Horace Debussy 'Sach' Jones: D'Amour, D'Amour. Looks like the place, Chief.
Terence Aloysius 'Slip' Mahoney: It's a brilliant seduction.
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Connections

Follows Spook Busters (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

Overture to The Marriage of Figaro (K.492)
(uncredited)
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Played at the opera house
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Blonde Dynamite (1950) ***
15 August 2004 | by JoeKarlosiSee all my reviews

BLONDE DYNAMITE (1950) ***/****

"I'll sue them for some salt and batteries".

The Bowery Boys' later films worked best when they were well written with something of a plot, and BLONDE DYNAMITE is one of these cases. It's quite good for one of their films from this period.

Slip Mahoney gets a brainstorm to send Louie Dumbrowski off on a vacation to Coney Island so he and the rest of the gang can transform Louie's sweet shop into an escort service. It isn't long before the boys get tangled up with unscrupulous crooks again in the bargain, but the laughs are pretty steady and the story stays tight.

"A brilliant seduction".


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 February 1950 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Bowery Boys on a Blind Date See more »

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Monogram Pictures See more »
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Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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