Hats Off (1936)

12/05/1936 (US) MusicComedy 1h 6m
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Overview

The first musical comedy from the Grand National assembly line, Hats Off stars John Payne and Mae Clarke as rival press agents Jimmy Maxwell and Jo Allen. Both have been assigned to stir up publicity for separate expositions at the 1936 Texas Centennial (newsreel footage of which predominates throughout the film's short running time). To throw Jimmy off the track, Jo pretends to be a schoolteacher, but by the time the ruse has been revealed, the two leading characters have fallen in love.

  1. Edmund Joseph

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Samuel Fuller

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Boris Petroff

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mae Clarke

    Mae Clarke

    Mary Jo Allen

  2. John Payne

    John Payne

    Jimmy Maxwell

  3. Helen Lynd

    Helen Lynd

    Ginger Connolly

  4. Luis Alberni

    Luis Alberni

    Caesar Rosero

  5. Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher

    Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher

    Buzz Morton

  6. Franklin Pangborn

    Franklin Pangborn

    Mr. Churchill

  7. Robert Middlemass

    Robert Middlemass

    Tex Connelly

  8. George Irving

    George Irving

    J.D. Murdock

  9. Clarence Wilson

    Clarence Wilson

    C.D. Pottingham

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Status Released

Original Language English

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Content Score

56

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