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Invitation to Happiness (1939)

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97 min | Drama, Romance

An egotistical boxer romances a rich backer's daughter.
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Writers
Claude Binyon (screenplay) | Mark Jerome (story)
Composer
Friedrich Hollaender (as Frederick Hollander)
Cinematographer
Leo Tover (photographed by)
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Updated Jun 7, 1939

Release date
Jun 7, 1939 (United States)

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43 cast members
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Irene Dunne
Eleanor Wayne Eleanor Wayne   See fewer
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Fred MacMurray
Albert 'King' Cole Albert 'King' Cole   See fewer
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Charles Ruggles
Henry 'Pop' Hardy Henry 'Pop' Hardy   See fewer
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Billy Cook
Albert Cole Jr. Albert Cole Jr.   See fewer
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William Collier Sr.
Mr. Wayne Mr. Wayne   See fewer
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Marion Martin
Lola Snow Lola Snow   See fewer
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Oscar O'Shea
Divorce Judge Divorce Judge   See fewer
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Burr Caruth
Butler Butler   See fewer
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Eddie Hogan
The Champ The Champ   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Eleanor's Nurse (uncredited) Eleanor's Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Caits
Man in Office (uncredited) Man in Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wheaton Chambers
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Clark
Referee (uncredited) Referee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Heinie Conklin
Joe, the Cook (uncredited) Joe, the Cook (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Cunningham
Announcer (uncredited) Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Evans
Galliette (uncredited) Galliette (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Fletcher
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joseph Franz
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Jack Gargan
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Mack Gray
Usher (uncredited) Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Hack
Infant (uncredited) Infant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Hankison
Fighter (uncredited) Fighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Hanlon
Voice of Radio Fight Announcer (uncredited) Voice of Radio Fight Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Hayden
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Indrisano
Referee (uncredited) Referee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon Jones
Dutch Arnold (uncredited) Dutch Arnold (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Knoche
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Knudsen
Attendant (uncredited) Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Latorre
Youth (uncredited) Youth (uncredited)   See fewer
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Myra Marsh
Maternity Nurse (uncredited) Maternity Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Moore
Headwaiter (uncredited) Headwaiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Newell
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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William T. Orr
Bellboy (uncredited) Bellboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Franklin Parker
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Randolph
Referee (uncredited) Referee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cyril Ring
Reporter at Fight (uncredited) Reporter at Fight (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Roper
Scat (uncredited) Scat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert R. Stephenson
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emerson Treacy
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Usher
Spectator (uncredited) Spectator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doodles Weaver
Band Leader / Emcee at Harry's (uncredited) Band Leader / Emcee at Harry's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Wilson
Man at Nightclub Entrance (uncredited) Man at Nightclub Entrance (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allen Wood
Youth (uncredited) Youth (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 113 votes