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We Went to College

We Went to College(1936)

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According to news items and production charts in Hollywood Reporter, this picture began filming with Edmund Lowe in the part taken over by Walter Abel, and Frank Morgan in the part taken over by Hugh Herbert. Other actors listed in early production charts whose participation in the completed film have not been confirmed include Maude Allen, Mahlon Hamilton, Mabel Colcord, Robert Wayne, King Baggot, Jack Grey, Billy Dooley, Don Barclay, Pat West and E. Alyn Warren. Actors listed in later production charts who were were not in the viewed print and whose participation in the completed film has not been confirmed include Edgar Kennedy, Arthur Aylesworth, and Leila McIntyre. The Variety review notes that the scene in the film in which Charles Butterworth's character runs from the stands out onto the football field to help his team, was inspired by an actual incident that took place the previous autumn at a Princeton game. According to an Hollywood Reporter news item, this was to be the last contract film for Charles Butterworth, who was leaving M-G-M.