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Wildcatters in search of a gusher during the late 1920s provide the basis of this comedy-drama that centers on a rambunctious trio of men. When not drinking and fighting, the three are enthusiastically drilling for black gold. The trouble begins when one of the wildcatters grows dissatisfied with their lifestyle and quits so he can be with his new wife. Unfortunately for him, soon after he leaves, the other two find their gusher and become filthy rich. The impoverished quitter, is envious and begins looking for an obscure law that will force his pals to share. His wife is disgusted by his greed and takes off until he settles down.

  1. Lesley Selander

    Director

  2. Francis Rosenwald

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Rod Cameron

    Rod Cameron

    Duke Massey

  2. Bonita Granville

    Bonita Granville

    Julie Ann Brady

  3. Don Castle

    Don Castle

    William 'Tex' Warren

  4. Stuart Erwin

    Stuart Erwin

    Delbart Lane

  5. Lloyd Corrigan

    Lloyd Corrigan

    Matt Brady

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Strike It Rich
Strike It Rich

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Status Released

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  • December 1, 1948
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 21m

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