The Ransom of Red Chief (1959)

08/16/1959 (US) ComedyTV Movie
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Based upon a famous O. Henry short story, two crooks think they have an opportunity to make a quick buck by kidnapping a rich man's son. Ironically, the hostage takers become the hostages as they pay through the nose becoming the butts of the kid's stunts.

  1. Alvin Rakoff


  2. O. Henry


Top Billed Cast

  1. William Bendix

    William Bendix

    Bill Driscoll

  2. Russell Collins

    Russell Collins


  3. Hans Conried

    Hans Conried

    Sam Snyder

  4. Teddy Rooney

    Teddy Rooney


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The Ransom of Red Chief
The Ransom of Red Chief

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Original Language English

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