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A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return, he learns that taking care of a child interferes with his free-wheeling lifestyle. Sorrowful must also evade crooked gangsters and indulge in a bit of horse-thieving.

  1. Sidney Lanfield


  2. Edmund L. Hartmann


  3. Damon Runyon


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bob Hope

    Bob Hope

    Humphrey "Sorrowful" Jones

  2. Lucille Ball

    Lucille Ball

    Gladys O'Neill

  3. William Demarest

    William Demarest


  4. Bruce Cabot

    Bruce Cabot

    Big Steve Holloway

  5. Mary Jane Saunders

    Mary Jane Saunders

    Martha Jane Smith

Full Cast & Crew

Sorrowful Jones
Sorrowful Jones



Status Released

Release Information

  • July 4, 1949


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -



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