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Going Places (1938)

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84 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

A sports store clerk poses as a famous jockey as an advertising stunt, but gets more than he bargained for.
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Director
Writers
Sig Herzig (screen play) | Jerry Wald (screen play) | Maurice Leo (screen play) | Victor Mapes (play "The Hottentot") | William Collier Sr. (play "The Hottentot")
Cinematographer
Arthur L. Todd (photography)
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Updated Dec 31, 1938

Release date
Dec 31, 1938 (United States)

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38 cast members
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Dick Powell
Peter Mason Peter Mason   See fewer
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Anita Louise
Ellen Parker Ellen Parker   See fewer
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Allen Jenkins
Droopy Droopy   See fewer
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Ronald Reagan
Jack Withering Jack Withering   See fewer
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Walter Catlett
Franklin Dexter Franklin Dexter   See fewer
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Thurston Hall
Col. Withering Col. Withering   See fewer
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Minna Gombell
Cora Withering (as Minna Gombel) Cora Withering (as Minna Gombel)   See fewer
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John Ridgely
Desk Clerk Desk Clerk   See fewer
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Joe Cunningham
Night Clerk Night Clerk   See fewer
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Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson
Groom (as Eddie Anderson) Groom (as Eddie Anderson)   See fewer
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Maxine Sullivan
Specialty Specialty   See fewer
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Brooks Benedict
Party Guest / Racetrack Spectator (uncredited) Party Guest / Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ward Bond
Clarence - a Policeman (uncredited) Clarence - a Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Second Policeman (uncredited) Second Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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DeForest Covan
Shoe-Shine (uncredited) Shoe-Shine (uncredited)   See fewer
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The Dandridge Sisters
Singing Trio (uncredited) Singing Trio (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Dandridge
Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited) Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vivian Dandridge
Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited) Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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The Four Toppers
Singers - Mutiny In The Nursery number (uncredited) Singers - Mutiny In The Nursery number (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jesse Graves
Butler at Party (uncredited) Butler at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harron
Man at Party (uncredited) Man at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Etta Jones
Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited) Member of The Dandridge Sisters (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenner G. Kemp
Steeplechase Observer (uncredited) Steeplechase Observer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Luden
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edmund Mortimer
Customer in Store (uncredited) Customer in Store (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ferdinand Munier
Man on Electric Horse (uncredited) Man on Electric Horse (uncredited)   See fewer
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John J. Richardson
Man at Track (uncredited) Man at Track (uncredited)   See fewer
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Janet Shaw
Young Lady at Party (uncredited) Young Lady at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Shea
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rosella Towne
Young Lady at Party (uncredited) Young Lady at Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charlotte Treadway
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo White
Store Customer / Steeplechase Observer (uncredited) Store Customer / Steeplechase Observer (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 257 votes