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Beau James(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

The story of Jimmy Walker who became mayor of New York in the '20s. Used by professional politicians and money-grabbers, Walker himself was "stupid but clean", although his open affair with Betty Compton cost him dear.

Cast & Crew

Bob Hope James J. "Jimmy" Walker
Vera Miles Betty Compton
Paul Douglas Chris Nolan
Alexis Smith Allie Walker
Darren McGavin Charley Hand
Joe Mantell Bernie Williams
Horace McMahon Prosecutor
Richard Shannon Dick Jackson
Willis Bouchey Arthur Julian
Sid Melton Sid Nash
Walter Catlett Gov. Al Smith
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 26 Jun 1957; Los Angeles opening: 2 Jul 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [VistaVision Motion Picture High-Fidelity]
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Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp., Hope Enterprises, Inc., Scribe Productions
Duration(mins):  105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,411    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Beau James

    Lawrence Fiorvante 2013-10-12

    OK WHAT IS YOUR PROBLEM ? WHY CAN'T YOU SHOW BEAU JAMES? IT SEEMS THAT OTHER VIEWERS ARE ASKING FOR IT ALSO. SO GET IT WE HAVE BEEN ASKING FOR THIS... MORE>

  • Beau Bob- Hope to see it again

    Larry Dearing 2013-07-27

    I just watched a tape I had made from TNT when they showed old movies.Wonderful film. If TNT had it, doesn't TMC? With it not being available on DVD... MORE>

  • Beau James

    Jim 2013-06-06

    I cannot understand why this Film is rarely if ever shown and still also not out on DVD or even VHS. This was a wonderful Role played by Bob Hope which... MORE>