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Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937)

Passed
80 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

A cocky young jockey who gets mixed up with some crooked gamblers befriends an English lad with a fast horse and the niece of a woman who runs a boarding house for jockeys.
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Writers
Lawrence Hazard (screen play) | Eleanore Griffin (original story) | J. Walter Ruben (original story)
Producer
Cinematographer
Leonard Smith (photographed by)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Nov 25, 1937

Release date
Dec 3, 1937 (United States)

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45 cast members
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Judy Garland
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Mickey Rooney
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Sophie Tucker
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C. Aubrey Smith
Sir Peter Calverton Sir Peter Calverton   See fewer
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Ronald Sinclair
Roger Calverton Roger Calverton   See fewer
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Forrester Harvey
Wilkins Wilkins   See fewer
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Charles D. Brown
'Click' Donovan 'Click' Donovan   See fewer
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Frankie Darro
'Dink' Reid 'Dink' Reid   See fewer
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Henry Kolker
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Helen Troy
Hilda Hilda   See fewer
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Ernie Alexander
Racetrack Usher (uncredited) Racetrack Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reginald Barlow
Man Seated Behind Mr. Sloan (uncredited) Man Seated Behind Mr. Sloan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lionel Belmore
Calverton's Butler (uncredited) Calverton's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Blake
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Don Brodie
Racetrack Teller (uncredited) Racetrack Teller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis X. Bushman
Racing Steward (uncredited) Racing Steward (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Chandler
Jim - Racetrack Usher (uncredited) Jim - Racetrack Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Clute
Man with Toupee (uncredited) Man with Toupee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elisha Cook Jr.
Boots Maguire (uncredited) Boots Maguire (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edgar Dearing
Police Sergeant (uncredited) Police Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Depp
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Edward Earle
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James Flavin
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Edward Gargan
Park Policeman (uncredited) Park Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chuck Hamilton
Racetrack Guard (uncredited) Racetrack Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Homans
Police Officer Higgins (uncredited) Police Officer Higgins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eugene Jackson
Black Stable Boy (uncredited) Black Stable Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Kerr
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Wilbur Mack
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Bert Moorhouse
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Edmund Mortimer
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Louis Natheaux
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Cliff Nazarro
Tubby Wells (uncredited) Tubby Wells (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edgar Norton
Mr. Fox - Roger's Teacher (uncredited) Mr. Fox - Roger's Teacher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Norton
Man with Monocle (uncredited) Man with Monocle (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oscar O'Shea
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Russ Powell
Diner Counterman (uncredited) Diner Counterman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Shubert
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Buster Slaven
Jockey Hoot Meyer (uncredited) Jockey Hoot Meyer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Tansill
Jockey Bones Conley (uncredited) Jockey Bones Conley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Judge Dobson - Racing Steward (uncredited) Judge Dobson - Racing Steward (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Whitbeck
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Charles C. Wilson
Horse Owner (uncredited) Horse Owner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Wood
Mr. Sloan (uncredited) Mr. Sloan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Woods
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6.4 / 10 | 486 votes