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Brief Synopsis

A radio announcer tries to juggle musical acts and his ex-wives while broadcasting from an ocean liner.

Cast & Crew

W. C. Fields T. Frothingill Bellows/S. B. Bellows
Martha Raye Martha Bellows
Dorothy Lamour Dorothy Wyndham
Shirley Ross Cleo Fielding
Lynne Overman Scoop McPhail
Bob Hope Buzz Fielding
Ben Blue Mike
Leif Erikson Bob Hayes
Patricia Wilder Honey Chile
Grace Bradley Grace Fielding
Rufe Davis Turnkey
Lionel Pape Lord Droopy
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1938 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  88, 90 or 97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,152    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Martha Raye

    Kay 2009-09-10

    Martha singing "Mama, That Moon is Here Again" is worth the whole movie. So overlooked as an actress, she was one of the best players of comedy,... MORE>

  • The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938)

    Jay 2008-12-24

    The cast alone makes this one worth tuning into. It's a collage of various skits all linked to a common theme. Great music, good production. Amusing... MORE>

  • Thanks for the memories

    robert 2007-08-08

    One of the most touching moments in film I've ever seen occurs when the Bob Hope character and the 1st of his three ex wives discover they are still... MORE>