Maybe It's Love (1930)

10/04/1930 (US) RomanceComedy 1h 12m
  • User
    Score

The Football Season is on with Joe E. Brown as a Perfect Panic as he Battles the All American Team.

Overview

A very young Joan Bennett tops the cast as Nan Sheffield, the daughter of a college president (George Irving). The nominal leading man is Tommy Nelson (James Hall), the black-sheep son of a wealthy alumnus (Anders Randolph). Though Nelson is an ace football player, President Sheffield refuses to enroll the boy because of his bad reputation, whereupon Tommy's father withdraws his financial backing and bars his son from ever setting foot on Sheffield's campus. Falling in love with Nan, Tommy signs up with the college under an assumed name, giving up his wastrel ways to lead the football team to victory. Joe E. Brown steals the show as Speed Hanson, a goofy gridiron star who emits a loud and long yell whenever scoring a touchdown (this was, in fact, the first film in which Brown's famous "Yeeeeowww" was heard -- but certainly not the last).

  1. William A. Wellman

    Director

  2. Joseph Jackson

    Screenplay

  3. Darryl F. Zanuck

    Story

  4. George Ade

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Joan Bennett

    Joan Bennett

    Nan

  2. Joe E. Brown

    Joe E. Brown

    Yates

  3. James Hall

    James Hall

    Tommy

  4. Laura Lee

    Betty

  5. Sumner Getchell

    Sumner Getchell

    Whiskers

  6. George Irving

    George Irving

    College Professor Sheffield

  7. George Bickel

    Trustee

  8. Anders Randolf

    Anders Randolf

    Mr. Nelson (uncredited)

Full Cast & Crew

Maybe It's Love
Maybe It's Love

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

Keywords

Content Score

94

Almost there...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?

Login