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The Bank Dick
Directed by:
Edward F. Cline

"The Bank Dick" (also known as "Bankraub, Der") is a Comedy film directed by Edward F. Cline, released on November 29 of 1940 in the USA , starring W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio, Jessie Ralph and Franklin Pangborn.

Was His Face Red . . . And His Nose, Too ! when the bandits took the money . . . and the SAFE !

Who directed "The Bank Dick":

The Bank Dick was directed by Edward F. Cline, an American director, writer, and producer.

Before The Bank Dick, Edward F. Cline had directed My Little Chickadee, released in 1940, You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939), Peck's Bad Boy with the Circus (1938), Breaking the Ice (1938), Hawaii Calls (1938), and Peck's Bad Boy (1934). Since, he directed Cracked Nuts, released in 1941, Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941), Private Snuffy Smith (1942), What's Cookin'? (1942), Private Buckaroo (1942), and Crazy House (1943).

When was "The Bank Dick" released:

The Bank Dick was initially released on Friday, November 29, 1940, in the United States. Also released on this day was Contraband (dir. Michael Powell). This was seventy-eight (78) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, February 20, 1972 in Germany and on Thursday, April 03, 1941 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "The Bank Dick":

At the casting of The Bank Dick we find W.C. Fields, previously seen in My Little Chickadee (1940) and You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939); Cora Witherspoon (Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise (1940), The Women (1939)); Una Merkel (Destry Rides Again (1939), Some Like It Hot (1939)) [ more... ]

  • W.C. Fields, Evelyn Del Rio, Grady Sutton and Bill Wolfe can all be seen in You Can't Cheat an Honest Man, released in 1939.
  • W.C. Fields, George Moran, Bill Wolfe and Harlan Briggs can be seen in My Little Chickadee, released in 1940.
  • Franklin Pangborn, Shemp Howard, Pierre Watkin and Jack Norton also appeared in Crazy House, released in 1943.
  • Harlan Briggs and Russell Hicks, Al Hill, Jack Norton also appeared together in Tennessee Johnson, released in 1942.
  • Jack Norton and Grady Sutton, Al Hill can all be seen in Dr. Socrates, released in 1935.
  • Russell Hicks, Pierre Watkin and Al Hill also worked together in The Big Store, released in 1941.
  • Jessie Ralph, Jack Norton and Harlan Briggs also appeared in After the Thin Man, released in 1936.
  • Russell Hicks, Pierre Watkin and Pat West also appeared in You Can't Take It with You, released in 1938.
  • Jack Norton and Grady Sutton, Pierre Watkin can all be seen in She Knew All the Answers, released in 1941.
  • Jessie Ralph, Russell Hicks and Pierre Watkin have all also be seen in Bunker Bean, released in 1936.
  • Al Hill, Pat West and Harlan Briggs also appeared together in A Family Affair, released in 1937.
  • Franklin Pangborn, Bill Wolfe and Pat West also appeared in Sullivan's Travels, released in 1941.
  • Bill Wolfe and W.C. Fields, Franklin Pangborn also worked together in Never Give a Sucker an Even Break, released in 1941.
  • Pierre Watkin and Una Merkel, Shemp Howard have all also be seen in Cracked Nuts, released in 1941.
  • Pierre Watkin, Al Hill and Pat West also appeared in Incendiary Blonde, released in 1945.
  • Reed Hadley and Franklin Pangborn, Shemp Howard can all be seen in The Flame of New Orleans, released in 1941.

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