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A.k.a.
The Bank Detective
Year
1940
Runtime
72 min.
Director
Edward Cline
Genre
Comedy
Rating *
7.3
Votes *
5,469
Checks
1,932
Favs
89
Dislikes
45
Favs/checks
4.6% (1:22)
Favs/dislikes
2:1
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  1. george4mon's avatar

    george4mon

    how anyone can find W.C. Fields funny is a mystery to me. 6 years 8 months ago
  2. weirdboy's avatar

    weirdboy

    I did like the line delivered by the mother in the bank. Apart from that, I guess it's just not my kind of humor. 4 years 3 months ago
  3. Jumping Elephant's avatar

    Jumping Elephant

    Featuring Shemp Howard (of Three Stooges fame) as the bartender, Joe. It was also directed by Buster Keaton com-padre Edward F. Cline, so I imagine that you could play a veritable early-film-comedy "six degrees of separation" with this. 7 years 3 months ago
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  4. This movie ranks #83 in National Film Registry
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  5. This movie ranks #120 in Roger Ebert: the great movies
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  6. This movie ranks #139 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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