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You Never Can Tell

You Never Can Tell(1951)

Also Known As: One Never Knows |

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Brief Synopsis

An ex-police/army dog (German Shepherd), named Rex inherits a fortune from an eccentric millionaire. But someone poisons him for his fortune, and he gets to go back to earth as a human detective to bring his killer to justice, and protect the girl who used to look after him.

Cast & Crew

Lou Breslow Director
Dick Powell Rex Shepard
Peggy Dow Ellen Hathaway
Joyce Holden Goldie Harvest
Charles Drake Perry Collins
Albert Sharpe Grandpa Hathaway
Lou Polan Lt. Gilpin
Frank Nelson Lt. Tesrow
Will Vedder Nicholas
Frank Gerstle Det. Hyatt

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1951 Production Date:  EBX; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Co., Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Universal-International Pictures Co., Inc.
Duration(mins):  78 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Please Air This Gem Once More!

    Fran Glass 2016-04-21

    As other reviewers have attested, this is one of those "most unforgettable films" that deserves to be re-aired on TCM. I first saw it as a... MORE>

  • childhood memory

    jana graves 2014-07-04

    "You Never Can Tell" starring Dick Powell and Peggy Dowell is a wonderful fantasy about the reincarnation of a horse and dog into people. I saw... MORE>

  • You Never Can Tell

    Norma 2014-03-14

    I am 69 yrs. of age. I saw this movie when it came out in the early 50's and never forgot it. But as I was 7 or 8 yrs. old we rarely remembered the... MORE>