Buck Benny Rides Again

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  • Genre(s): Comedy Western
  • Release year: 1940
  • Running time: 84 min
Buck Benny Rides Again is a 1940 Paramount Pictures feature film starring Jack Benny and Ellen Drew. The film featured regulars from Benny's radio show including Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Andy Devine, Phil Harris, and Dennis Day. read more

Buck Benny Rides Again is a 1940 Paramount Pictures feature film starring Jack Benny and Ellen Drew. The film featured regulars from Benny's radio show including Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Andy Devine, Phil Harris, and Dennis Day. It also included a debut film appearance for radio star Lillian Cornell. The film was directed and produced by Mark Sandrich and produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. It was the third highest-grossing film of 1940.

Original Release

04/24/1940

US Release

04/24/1940

Cast

Jack Benny Jack Benny
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson Rochester Van Jones / Rochester
Phil Harris Phil Harris
Andy Devine Andy Devine
Ellen Drew Joan Cameron
Dennis Day Dennis / Dennis Day
Virginia Dale Virginia
Ward Bond First Outlaw
Lillian Cornell Peggy
Theresa Harris Josephine
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Mark Sandrich

Writers

William Morrow, Edmund Beloin, Zion Myers, Arthur Stringer, Everett Freeman, Sam Hellman, Sig Herzig, Eddie Mann

Cast

Jack Benny Jack Benny
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson Rochester Van Jones / Rochester
Phil Harris Phil Harris
Andy Devine Andy Devine
Ellen Drew Joan Cameron
Dennis Day Dennis / Dennis Day
Virginia Dale Virginia
Ward Bond First Outlaw
Lillian Cornell Peggy
Theresa Harris Josephine
Kay Linaker Brenda Tracy
Morris Ankrum Second Outlaw
Charles Lane Charlie Graham
James Burke Taxi Driver
Merriel Abbott Dancers Dancers: Indian Adagio and Acrobatic Routines
Don Wilson Don Wilson
Fred Allen Fred Allen (voice) / Fred Allen
Mary Livingstone Mary Livingstone (voice) / Mary Livingstone
Eddie Acuff Truck Driver
Harry Baldwin Bald Messenger

Producers

William LeBaron Executive Producer
Mark Sandrich Producer

Editors

LeRoy Stone

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