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The Bank Dick (1940)

11/29/1940 (US) Comedy 1h 12m
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Was His Face Red . . . And His Nose, Too ! when the bandits took the money . . . and the SAFE !


Egbert Sousé becomes an unexpected hero when a bank robber falls over a bench he's occupying. Now considered brave, Egbert is given a job as a bank guard. Soon, he is approached by charlatan J. Frothingham Waterbury about buying shares in a mining company. Egbert persuades teller Og Oggilby to lend him bank money, to be returned when the scheme pays off. Unfortunately, bank inspector Snoopington then makes a surprise appearance.

  1. Edward F. Cline


  2. W.C. Fields


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  1. W.C. Fields

    W.C. Fields

    Egbert Sousé

  2. Cora Witherspoon

    Cora Witherspoon

    Agatha Sousé

  3. Una Merkel

    Una Merkel

    Myrtle Sousé

  4. Evelyn Del Rio

    Evelyn Del Rio

    Elsie Mae Adele Brunch Sousé

  5. Jessie Ralph

    Jessie Ralph

    Mrs. Hermisillo Brunch

  6. Franklin Pangborn

    Franklin Pangborn

    J. Pinkerton Snoopington

  7. Shemp Howard

    Shemp Howard

    Joe Guelpe

  8. Dick Purcell

    Dick Purcell

    Mackley Q. Greene

  9. Grady Sutton

    Grady Sutton

    Og Oggilby

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The Bank Dick
The Bank Dick

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Original Language English

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