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Overview

Two fast-talking insurance salesmen meet Mary, who is running away from her wealthy mother, and they agree to help her run a hotel that she owns. When they find out that the hotel is run down and nearly abandoned, they launch a phony PR campaign that presents the hotel as a resort favored by the rich. Their advertising succeeds too well, and many complications soon arise.

  1. Edward F. Cline

    Director

  2. Ralph Spence

    Screenplay

  3. Tim Whelan

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bert Wheeler

    Bert Wheeler

    Wilbur Boswell

  2. Robert Woolsey

    Robert Woolsey

    Addington Ganzy

  3. Dorothy Lee

    Dorothy Lee

    Mary Marsh

  4. Jobyna Howland

    Jobyna Howland

    Mrs. Rebecca Marsh

  5. Natalie Moorhead

    Natalie Moorhead

    Duchess Bessie Von Essie

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Hook, Line and Sinker
Hook, Line and Sinker

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 26, 1930
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 15m

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