Hold ‘Em Jail (1932)

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Title: Hold ‘Em Jail [IMDb]

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Release date: September 16, 1932
Studio: RKO
Runtime: 66 minutes
IMDB genres: comedy, sport

Synopsis [hide]

Two yokels are framed and sent to prison, but wind up playing football on the warden's championship team.

Plot keywords (from IMDb): american football, apostrophe in title, camera focus on female butt, three word title, prison

Cast and Crew

Bert WheelerCurley Harris
Robert WoolseySpider Robbins
Edna May OliverViolet Jones
Robert ArmstrongThe Radio Announcer
Roscoe AtesSlippery Sam Brown
Edgar KennedyWarden Elmer Jones
Betty GrableBarbara Jones
Warren HymerSteele
Paul HurstCoach Butch
G. Pat CollinsWhitey
Stanley BlystoneKravette
Jed ProutyWarden Charles Clark
Spencer ChartersThe Governor

Norman Taurog: director

Max Steiner: musical director

Max Steiner: stock music composer

Film Statistics

Film duration: 1:06:08
Music duration: 00:12:55
Pages in score: no score available
Total themes: 14
Themes with variants: 0
Total variants: 0
Total gestures: 0
Total underscoring sections: 0
Total underscoring duration: 00:00:00
Total instances: 21


Name Uses Variants
Bide-More Alma Mater 3 0
The Prisoner's Song 3 0
Eldorania 1 0
Makes You Forget Your Troubles 1 0
There's a Sob in My Heart 1 0

Source Music

Name Uses
Improvisation 4
A Moment in the Dark 1
Ain't That the Way it Goes 1
Chopsticks 1
El Capitan March 1
I'm Just a Vagabond Lover 1
I'm Wrapped Up in You 1
Jingle Bells 1
RKO Tower 1