Shooting Straight

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  • Genre(s): Drama Crime
  • Release year: 1930
  • Running time: 72 min
Shooting Straight is a 1930 American pre-Code crime drama film, directed by George Archainbaud and starring the early RKO staple Richard Dix and Mary Lawlor. The screenplay was written by J. Walter Ruben, from Wallace Smith's adaptation of a story by Barney A. read more

Shooting Straight is a 1930 American pre-Code crime drama film, directed by George Archainbaud and starring the early RKO staple Richard Dix and Mary Lawlor. The screenplay was written by J. Walter Ruben, from Wallace Smith's adaptation of a story by Barney A. Sarecky (the producer's brother). It was one of the films that earned a positive return for RKO that year, turning a profit of $30,000.

Original Release

07/20/1930

US Release

07/20/1930

Cast

Richard Dix Larry Sheldon / Ted Walters / Larry Sheldon aka Ted Walters
Mary Lawlor Doris Powell
Matthew Betz Ace Martin / Ed Winters / Ace Martin aka Ed Winters
George Cooper Chick
William Janney Tommy Powell
Robert Emmett O'Connor Detective Regan / Detective Hagen
Clarence Wertz Stevens
Eddie Sturgis Spike
Dick Curtis Butch
Mischa Auer Frenchie
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

George Archainbaud

Writers

J. Walter Ruben, Barney A. Sarecky, Wallace Smith

Cast

Richard Dix Larry Sheldon / Ted Walters / Larry Sheldon aka Ted Walters
Mary Lawlor Doris Powell
Matthew Betz Ace Martin / Ed Winters / Ace Martin aka Ed Winters
George Cooper Chick
William Janney Tommy Powell
Robert Emmett O'Connor Detective Regan / Detective Hagen
Clarence Wertz Stevens
Eddie Sturgis Spike
Dick Curtis Butch
Mischa Auer Frenchie
James Eagles Young Craps Player
Jim Mason Spot Willis
Charles McMurphy Minor Role
Walter Percival Connor
Charles Sullivan Sheldon's Henchman
Dorothy Vernon Churchgoer
James Neill Reverend Powell
Andy Devine Kibitzer
Jack Low Gambler
Max Wagner Gambler

Editors

Otto Ludwig

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