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Thanks for Listening (1937)

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62 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

Homer Tompkins, a trusting young musician with aspirations of becoming a radio star, is installed in a fine set of offices in Reno by a quartet of "easy money" con artists who have bugged rooms and suites, with the title of "professional ...See moreHomer Tompkins, a trusting young musician with aspirations of becoming a radio star, is installed in a fine set of offices in Reno by a quartet of "easy money" con artists who have bugged rooms and suites, with the title of "professional listener", and he passes off what he hears to his employers, Lulu, Trixie, Maurice and Champ and they use the information for blackmail purposes. They also so involve his sweetheart, Toots, that he can not withdraw even when he finally learns he is being used as a tool. Written by Les Adams See less
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Writers
John B. Clymer (story) | Joseph O'Donnell (screenplay) | Stanley Roberts (screenplay)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 12, 1937

Release date
Jul 12, 1937 (United States)

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15 cast members
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Pinky Tomlin
'Dr.' Homer Tompkins, Professional Listener 'Dr.' Homer Tompkins, Professional Listener   See fewer
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Maxine Doyle
Toots, Homer's Intended Toots, Homer's Intended   See fewer
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Aileen Pringle
Lulu, Blackmailer Leader Lulu, Blackmailer Leader   See fewer
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Claire Rochelle
Trixie, Blackmailer Trixie, Blackmailer   See fewer
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Henry Roquemore
Peter, Intended Victim Peter, Intended Victim   See fewer
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Rafael Alcayde
Maurice, Blackmailer (as Rafael Storm) Maurice, Blackmailer (as Rafael Storm)   See fewer
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George Lloyd
Champ, Blackmailer Champ, Blackmailer   See fewer
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Gwen Brian
Irene, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters) Irene, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters)   See fewer
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Betty Brian
Mary, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters) Mary, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters)   See fewer
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Doris Brian
Sally, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters) Sally, Singing Sisters Act (as 3 Brian Sisters)   See fewer
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Beryl Wallace
Gloria, Divorcee with Problems Gloria, Divorcee with Problems   See fewer
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Eliot Jones
Gabriel Gabriel   See fewer
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Roxy Ravelle
Actress Actress   See fewer
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Lafe McKee
Peter's Friend (uncredited) Peter's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Prince
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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5 / 10 | 12 votes