Palooka

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  • TV-G
  • Genre(s): Comedy Family
  • Release year: 1934
  • Running time: 86 min
Palooka is a 1934 American Pre-Code comedy film directed by Benjamin Stoloff starring Jimmy Durante and based on the comic strip by Ham Fisher. The movie was adapted by Jack Jevne, Arthur Kober, Gertrude Purcell, Murray Roth and Ben Ryan from the comic strip. read more
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Palooka is a 1934 American Pre-Code comedy film directed by Benjamin Stoloff starring Jimmy Durante and based on the comic strip by Ham Fisher. The movie was adapted by Jack Jevne, Arthur Kober, Gertrude Purcell, Murray Roth and Ben Ryan from the comic strip. The film is also known as The Great Schnozzle in the United Kingdom.

Original Release

01/26/1934

US Release

01/26/1934

Cast

(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Benjamin Stoloff

Writers

Jack Jevne, Gertrude Purcell, Arthur Kober, Ben Ryan, Murray Roth

Creators

Ham Fisher

Cast

Jimmy Durante Knobby Walsh
Lupe Velez Nina Madero
Stuart Erwin Joe Palooka
Marjorie Rambeau Mayme Palooka
Thelma Todd Trixie
Robert Armstrong Pete Palooka
Mary Carlisle Anne Howe
William Cagney Al McSwatt
Franklyn Ardell Doc Wise
Tom Dugan Whitey
Louise Beavers Crystal
Fred 'Snowflake' Toones Smokey (as Snowflake) / Smokey
Gus Arnheim Orchestra Bandleader
Joseph W. Girard Weigh-In Ring Official
Brooks Benedict Slugs - Blacky's Associate
Stanley Blystone Second House Detective
André Cheron First Headwaiter
Alfonso Corelli Violin Player in Orchestra
Gordon De Main Photographers' Official
Stanley Fields Blacky Wolfe

Producers

Editors

Grant Whytock

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