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Sorrowful Jones

Sorrowful Jones(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn't return, he learns that taking care of a child interferes with his free-wheeling lifestyle. Sorrowful must also evade crooked gangsters and indulge in a bit of horse-thieving.

Cast & Crew

Bob Hope Sorrowful Jones
Lucille Ball Gladys O'Neill
Bruce Cabot Big Steve Holloway
Thomas Gomez Reardon
Tom Pedi Once Over Sam
Paul Lees Orville Smith
Houseley Stevenson Doc Chesley
Ben Weldon Big Steve's bodyguard
Emmett Vogan Psychiatrist
Mary Jane Saunders Martha Jane Smith
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 5 Jun 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  87-88 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Bob Loves Lucille

    c velazquez 2009-10-11

    Lucille shares the screen with a new and improved Bob. Prior to this film Mr.Hope played the gags but here he is allowed to dig a little deeper. Thanks to... MORE>

  • Sorrowful Jones (1949)

    Jay Higgins 2009-08-20

    It's a little too cute, but Bob Hope is always good, and Lucille Ball is a good match for him. Pleasant score, well produced. Entertaining but not... MORE>