The Bishop Misbehaves

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  • PG
  • Genre(s): Crime Comedy
  • Release year: 1935
  • Running time: 85 min
The Bishop Misbehaves is a 1935 American comedy crime film directed by Ewald André Dupont and starring Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Sullivan and Lucile Watson. It was based on the 1934 play of the same title by Frederick J. Jackson. read more

The Bishop Misbehaves is a 1935 American comedy crime film directed by Ewald André Dupont and starring Edmund Gwenn, Maureen O'Sullivan and Lucile Watson. It was based on the 1934 play of the same title by Frederick J. Jackson. Dupont made the film after signing a one-film contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, having made his first American sound film the year before with Universal Pictures. It is also known by the alternative title The Bishop's Misadventures.

Original Release

09/13/1935

US Release

09/13/1935

Cast

Edmund Gwenn Bishop
Maureen O'Sullivan Hester / Hester Grantham
Lucile Watson Lady Emily / Lady Emily Lyons
Reginald Owen Guy Waller
Norman Foster Donald / Donald Meadows
Dudley Digges 'Red' / Red
Melville Cooper Collins
Lilian Bond Mrs. Waller / Mrs. Millie Waller
Etienne Girardot Brooke
Charles McNaughton 'Frenchy' / Frenchy Thorpe
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Ewald André Dupont

Writers

George Auerbach, Monckton Hoffe, Leon Gordon, Frederick J. Jackson

Cast

Edmund Gwenn Bishop
Maureen O'Sullivan Hester / Hester Grantham
Lucile Watson Lady Emily / Lady Emily Lyons
Reginald Owen Guy Waller
Norman Foster Donald / Donald Meadows
Dudley Digges 'Red' / Red
Melville Cooper Collins
Lilian Bond Mrs. Waller / Mrs. Millie Waller
Etienne Girardot Brooke
Charles McNaughton 'Frenchy' / Frenchy Thorpe
William Austin Percy Cloud, Man Reading Book
Orrin Burke Greek
Leonard Carey Office Man
Andy Clyde (scenes deleted)
Charles Coleman Commissionaire
Clyde Cook Mission Patron Leading Search for Frenchy
Edward Cooper Waller's Butler
Chester Gan Chinese Man Smoking
Earle Hodgins Mission Patron Helping Search for Frenchy
Eddie Lee Chinese Man Mixing Opium

Producers

Editors

James E. Newcom

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