Damon Runyan's the lemon drop kid [videorecording] / a Paramount picture
DVDs | Distributed by BCI Eclipse | c2003
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD L COMEDY)
[United States] : Brentwood Home Video : Distributed by BCI Eclipse, c2003.
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Bob Hope film collection
DVD; Dolby Digital.
Bob Hope, Marilyn Maxwell, Lloyd Nolan, Jane Darwell, William Frawley.
Producer, Robert L. Welch ; director, Sidney Lanfield ; screenplay, Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; story, Edmund Beloin ; director of photography, Daniel L. Fapp ; editorial supervision, Archie Marshek ; costumes, Edith Head ; music score, Victor Young.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Based on the novel by Damon Runyon.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Con man Sidney Melbourne offers some "good advice" to mobster Moose Moran's girlfriend at the race track. When the horse looses to Moran's original pick, Melbourne has until Christmas to pay back the money and organizes a group of his pals to hit the streets of New York dressed as Santa Claus to collect money for a bogus elderly ladies' home.
Special features: Bob Hope biography; filmography.
Lemon drop kid
Lemon drop kid (Motion picture : 1951)
60979-9 BCI Eclipse