It's a Joke, Son!

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  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1947
  • Running time: 63 min
It's a Joke, Son! is a 1947 American film directed by Benjamin Stoloff featuring radio comedian Kenny Delmar as Senator Beauregard Claghorn; the inspiration for the cartoon character Foghorn Leghorn. The film was the first American production of Eagle-Lion Films.
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It's a Joke, Son! is a 1947 American film directed by Benjamin Stoloff featuring radio comedian Kenny Delmar as Senator Beauregard Claghorn; the inspiration for the cartoon character Foghorn Leghorn. The film was the first American production of Eagle-Lion Films.

Original Release

01/15/1947

US Release

01/15/1947

Cast

Kenny Delmar Senator Beauregard Claghorn
Una Merkel Mrs.Magnolia Claghorn / Mrs. Magnolia Claghorn
June Lockhart Mary Lou Claghorn
Kenneth Farrell Jefferson 'Jeff' Davis
Douglass Dumbrille Big Dan Healey
Jimmy Conlin Senator Alexander P. Leeds
Matt Willis Ace - Healey's Henchman
Ralph Sanford Knifey - Healey's Henchman
Vera Lewis Hortense Dimwitty
Margaret McWade Jennifer Whipple
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Benjamin Stoloff

Writers

Robert E. Kent, Paul Gerard Smith

Cast

Kenny Delmar Senator Beauregard Claghorn
Una Merkel Mrs.Magnolia Claghorn / Mrs. Magnolia Claghorn
June Lockhart Mary Lou Claghorn
Kenneth Farrell Jefferson 'Jeff' Davis
Douglass Dumbrille Big Dan Healey
Jimmy Conlin Senator Alexander P. Leeds
Matt Willis Ace - Healey's Henchman
Ralph Sanford Knifey - Healey's Henchman
Vera Lewis Hortense Dimwitty
Margaret McWade Jennifer Whipple
Ida Moore Matilda Whipple
Byron Foulger Groceryman
Anthony Sydes William
Sam Ash Undetermined Secondary Role
Edward Biby Man in Auditorium
Danny Borzage William
Ralph Brooks Reporter
Paul E. Burns Peterson the Mailman
George Chandler The Groceryman
Jane Crowley Daughters of Dixie Member

Producers

Bryan Foy Executive Producer
Aubrey Schenck Producer

Editors

Norman Colbert

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