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Double Deal (1939)

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60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Tommy McCoy and "Dude" Markey are both in love with Harlem singer/dancer Nita. Markey robs a jewelry store and turns the loot over to gang-boss Murray Howard. Later, Markey robs the safe, steals the jewelry, and, in order to get rid of his...See moreTommy McCoy and "Dude" Markey are both in love with Harlem singer/dancer Nita. Markey robs a jewelry store and turns the loot over to gang-boss Murray Howard. Later, Markey robs the safe, steals the jewelry, and, in order to get rid of his rival for Nita, frames the robbery on McCoy. The latter's big-brother thinks otherwise and, with Nita's help, sets out to prove it. Written by Les Adams See less
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Arthur Hoerl (story) (screenplay) | F.E. Miller (additional dialogue)
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Updated Apr 2, 1939

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Dec 16, 1939 (United States)

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20 cast members
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Monte Hawley
Jim McCoy Jim McCoy   See fewer
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Edward Thompson
Dude Markey (as Eddie Thompson) Dude Markey (as Eddie Thompson)   See fewer
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Freddie Jackson
Tommy McCoy Tommy McCoy   See fewer
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Buck Woods
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Maceo Bruce Sheffield
Murray Howard (as Maceo Sheffield) Murray Howard (as Maceo Sheffield)   See fewer
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Jack Clisby
Actor (as Jack Clissby) Actor (as Jack Clissby)   See fewer
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Tom Southern
Actor (as Tommy Southern) Actor (as Tommy Southern)   See fewer
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Arthur Ray
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F.E. Miller
Nightclub Comedian Nightclub Comedian   See fewer
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Shelton Brooks
Singer in Nightclub Floorshow Singer in Nightclub Floorshow   See fewer
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Lucille Battle
Nightclub Patron (uncredited) Nightclub Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mildred Boyd
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Alfred Grant
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Avanelle Harris
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Juanita Moore
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5.9 / 10 | 26 votes