You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939)

NR 02/17/1939 (US) Comedy 1h 16m

AT LAST YOU CAN SEE THESE FAMOUS FEUDSTERS CLASH ON THE SCREEN!

Overview

Fields plays "Larsen E. Whipsnade", the owner of a shady carnival that is constantly on the run from the law. Whipsnade is struggling to keep a step ahead of foreclosure, and clearly not paying his performers, including Bergen and McCarthy, who try to coax money out of him, or in McCarthy's case, steal some outright.

  1. Edward F. Cline

    Director

  2. George Marshall

    Director

  3. Richard Mack

    Screenplay

  4. Everett Freeman

    Screenplay

  5. George Marion Jr.

    Screenplay

  6. W.C. Fields

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. W.C. Fields

    W.C. Fields

    Larson E. Whipsnade

  2. Edgar Bergen

    Edgar Bergen

    The Great Edgar

  3. Constance Moore

    Constance Moore

    Victoria Whipsnade

  4. John Arledge

    John Arledge

    Phineas Whipsnade

  5. James Bush

    James Bush

    Roger Bel-Goodie

  6. Thurston Hall

    Thurston Hall

    Mr. Archibald Bel-Goodie

  7. Mary Forbes

    Mary Forbes

    Mrs. Bel-Goodie

  8. Edward Brophy

    Edward Brophy

    Corbett

  9. Arthur Hohl

    Arthur Hohl

    Burr

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Full Cast & Crew

You Can't Cheat an Honest Man
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

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