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A musical comedy based on several Damon Runyon short stories. When a bookie on the run, Robert 'Numbers' Foster, falls for a pretty country songbird, Emily Ann Stackerlee , he'll do anything to help her make it big -- including a stint in jail to pay for his crimes. But will the tough guy's sacrifice of the heart pay off when it comes to his girlfriend's singing career?

  1. Sy Gomberg

    Screenplay

  2. Harmon Jones

    Director

  3. Damon Runyon

    Writer

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Status Released

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  • November 14, 1952
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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

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