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Taking the Count (1937)

Approved | | Short | 24 April 1937 (USA)
Now that they're engaged, Ann wants Joe to retire from the ring, seeing as how he's the heavyweight champ. Ann's mother, who doesn't want her daughter marrying "beneath" the wealthy ... See full summary »

Director:

Lloyd French

Writers:

Ham Fisher (based on the comic strip by), Jack Henley (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Robert Norton Robert Norton ... Joe Palooka
Beverly Phalon Beverly Phalon ... Ann Howe
Shemp Howard ... Knobby Walsh
Charles Kemper ... Richard Howe
John Berkes ... Johnny (as Johnnie Berkes)
Regina Wallace Regina Wallace ... Mrs. Howe
John Vosper ... Count Rocco (as John Vosbough)
Jack Shutta Jack Shutta ... The Count's Butler
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Storyline

Now that they're engaged, Ann wants Joe to retire from the ring, seeing as how he's the heavyweight champ. Ann's mother, who doesn't want her daughter marrying "beneath" the wealthy family's standing, to set Ann up with a European count. What the mother doesn't know is that the "count" is after the family's money more than he is Ann. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Short

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Joe Palooka #7: Taking the Count See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Warner Bros. See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Vitaphone Production Reel Numbers 2093-2094. See more »

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All Washed Up
(uncredited)
Music by Harry Warren
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