Blessed Event

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  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 1932
  • Running time: 80 min
Blessed Event is a 1932 American pre-Code comedy-drama film starring Lee Tracy as a newspaper gossip columnist who becomes entangled with a gangster. The Tracy character (Alvin Roberts) was reportedly patterned after Walter Winchell, famous gossip columnist of the era. read more
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Blessed Event is a 1932 American pre-Code comedy-drama film starring Lee Tracy as a newspaper gossip columnist who becomes entangled with a gangster. The Tracy character (Alvin Roberts) was reportedly patterned after Walter Winchell, famous gossip columnist of the era. The film was Dick Powell's film debut.

Original Release

09/10/1932

US Release

09/10/1932

Cast

Lee Tracy Alvin Roberts
Mary Brian Gladys Price
Dick Powell Bunny Harmon
Allen Jenkins Frankie Wells
Ruth Donnelly Miss Stevens
Emma Dunn Mrs. Roberts
Edwin Maxwell Sam Gobel
Ned Sparks George Moxley
Walter Walker Mr. Miller
Frank McHugh Reilly
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Roy Del Ruth

Writers

Howard J. Green, Forrest Wilson, Manuel Seff

Cast

Lee Tracy Alvin Roberts
Mary Brian Gladys Price
Dick Powell Bunny Harmon
Allen Jenkins Frankie Wells
Ruth Donnelly Miss Stevens
Emma Dunn Mrs. Roberts
Edwin Maxwell Sam Gobel
Ned Sparks George Moxley
Walter Walker Mr. Miller
Frank McHugh Reilly
Herman Bing Emil - the Head Chef / Emil
George Chandler Hanson
Jesse De Vorska Morris Shapiro
Tom Dugan Dick Cooper
Robert Gordon Eddie - the Office Boy
Ruth Hall Miss Bauman
William Halligan Herbert Flint
Isabel Jewell Dorothy Lane
Jack La Rue Louis De Marco
Charles Lane Kane

Editors

James Gibbon

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