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Risky Business (1939)

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65 min | Drama, Crime

Radio commentator Dan Clifford takes desperate chances to save the life of a young girl who has been kidnapped.
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Writers
William Anthony McGuire (story "Okay America") | Charles Grayson (screenplay)
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Status
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Updated Jan 20, 1939

Release date
Mar 3, 1939 (United States)

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52 cast members
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George Murphy
Dan Clifford Dan Clifford   See fewer
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Dorothea Kent
Mary Dexter Mary Dexter   See fewer
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Eduardo Ciannelli
Philip Decarno Philip Decarno   See fewer
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Leon Ames
Hinge Jackson Hinge Jackson   See fewer
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Richard Tucker
District Attorney District Attorney   See fewer
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Frances Robinson
Norma Jameson Norma Jameson   See fewer
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John Wray
Silas Silas   See fewer
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Arthur Loft
Police Captain Wallace Police Captain Wallace   See fewer
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Pierre Watkin
Abernathy Abernathy   See fewer
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Grant Richards
Jack Norman Jack Norman   See fewer
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Charles Trowbridge
Henry Jameson Henry Jameson   See fewer
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Mary Forbes
Mrs. Jameson Mrs. Jameson   See fewer
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Dorothy Arnold
Helen (uncredited) Helen (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Blaine
Second Detective (uncredited) Second Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gary Breckner
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Bridge
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jess Lee Brooks
Black Man (uncredited) Black Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sonny Bupp
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frederick Burton
Governor (uncredited) Governor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Walter Byron
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allan Cavan
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lane Chandler
Bogus Policeman (uncredited) Bogus Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Cody Jr.
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Daniels
Newspaper Man (uncredited) Newspaper Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Davis
Solar (uncredited) Solar (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Dunn
Bogus Policeman (uncredited) Bogus Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Farley
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Fetherston
Pete (uncredited) Pete (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Gordon
Clubman (uncredited) Clubman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Hall
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sherry Hall
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Hayle
Fan (uncredited) Fan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Boyd Irwin
First Executive (uncredited) First Executive (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Lewis
Police Detective (uncredited) Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmie Lucas
Assistant Barman (uncredited) Assistant Barman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Lynn
Jackson's Henchman (uncredited) Jackson's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gloria Mackey
Shirley Ann (uncredited) Shirley Ann (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Marston
Abernathy's Assistant (uncredited) Abernathy's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lester Martin
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mira McKinney
Shirley Ann's Mother (uncredited) Shirley Ann's Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles McMurphy
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Raymond Parker
Cub Reporter (uncredited) Cub Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jason Robards Sr.
Jackson's Henchman (uncredited) Jackson's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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C. Montague Shaw
Second Executive (uncredited) Second Executive (uncredited)   See fewer
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John M. Sullivan
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Taggart
First Detective (uncredited) First Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edna Waldron
Cigarette Girl (uncredited) Cigarette Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anthony Warde
Jackson's Henchman (uncredited) Jackson's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Armand 'Curly' Wright
Mario (uncredited) Mario (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carleton Young
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 10 votes