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Off the Record (1939)

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62 min | Drama

Two newspaper reporters, Thomas "Breezy" Elliott and Jane Morgan, inadvertently send a boy named Mickey Fallon to reform school after they write an expose of the illegal slot-machine racket the boy was a spotter for. Guilt-ridden, Jane ...See moreTwo newspaper reporters, Thomas "Breezy" Elliott and Jane Morgan, inadvertently send a boy named Mickey Fallon to reform school after they write an expose of the illegal slot-machine racket the boy was a spotter for. Guilt-ridden, Jane convinces Breezy that they should marry in order to adopt Mickey so they can get him out of reform school. Written by Anonymous See less
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Director
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Niven Busch (screenplay) | Lawrence Kimble (screenplay) | Earl Baldwin (screenplay) | Saul Elkins (original story) | Sally Sandlin (original story)
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Updated Jan 21, 1939

Release date
Jan 21, 1939 (United States)

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48 cast members
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Pat O'Brien
Thomas 'Breezy' Elliott Thomas 'Breezy' Elliott   See fewer
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Joan Blondell
Jane Morgan Jane Morgan   See fewer
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Bobby Jordan
Mickey Fallon Mickey Fallon   See fewer
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Alan Baxter
Joe Fallon Joe Fallon   See fewer
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Morgan Conway
Lou Baronette Lou Baronette   See fewer
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Clay Clement
Jaeggers Jaeggers   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
Det. Mendall Det. Mendall   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Barton Barton   See fewer
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Joe King
Brown Brown   See fewer
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Armand Kaliz
Chatteau Chatteau   See fewer
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George O'Hanlon
Messenger Boy Messenger Boy   See fewer
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Moroni Olsen
Juvenal Court Judge Juvenal Court Judge   See fewer
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Fern Barry
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Deputy (uncredited) Deputy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tommy Bupp
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frankie Burke
Reform School Inmate (uncredited) Reform School Inmate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hal E. Chester
Reform School Inmate (uncredited) Reform School Inmate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Caroline Clare
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Coghlan Jr.
Copyboy (uncredited) Copyboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alice Connors
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Durand
Blackie (uncredited) Blackie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Fields
Big Bruiser (uncredited) Big Bruiser (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat Flaherty
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Gorcey
Reform School Inmate (uncredited) Reform School Inmate (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Gordon
Mrs. Finnegan (uncredited) Mrs. Finnegan (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Gould
Swedish Captain (uncredited) Swedish Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sibyl Harris
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard Hickman
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Hill Jr.
Kid (uncredited) Kid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenner G. Kemp
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Betty Mack
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sarah Padden
Mrs. Fallon (uncredited) Mrs. Fallon (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emory Parnell
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Barbara Pepper
Flossie - Telephone Operator (uncredited) Flossie - Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Phillips Jr.
Nick (uncredited) Nick (uncredited)   See fewer
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Earl Pingree
Railroad Cop (uncredited) Railroad Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ila Rhodes
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Rush
Railroad Cop (uncredited) Railroad Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Seel
Veterinary (uncredited) Veterinary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Usher
Inspector (uncredited) Inspector (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emmett Vogan
Priest (uncredited) Priest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Wagner
Visitor (uncredited) Visitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lottie Williams
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isabel Withers
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maris Wrixon
Telephone Operator (uncredited) Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 192 votes