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Alias the Deacon (1940)

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74 min | Adventure, Comedy

A hillbilly deacon, who is actually a cardsharp in disguise, becomes involved in a small-town fight game.
Writers
Nat Perrin (screenplay) | Charles Grayson (screenplay) | John B. Hymer (based on the stageplay by) | LeRoy Clemens (based on the stageplay by)
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated May 13, 1940

Release date
May 17, 1940 (United States)

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29 cast members
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Bob Burns
Deke Caswell Deke Caswell   See fewer
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Peggy Moran
Phyllis Phyllis   See fewer
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Dennis O'Keefe
Johnny Sloan Johnny Sloan   See fewer
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Edward Brophy
Stuffy Stuffy   See fewer
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Thurston Hall
Jim Cunningham Jim Cunningham   See fewer
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Spencer Charters
Sheriff Yates Sheriff Yates   See fewer
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Jack Carson
Sullivan Sullivan   See fewer
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Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams
Bull Gumbatz (as Guinn Williams) Bull Gumbatz (as Guinn Williams)   See fewer
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Virginia Brissac
Elsie Clark Elsie Clark   See fewer
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Benny Bartlett
Willie Clark Willie Clark   See fewer
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Mira McKinney
Mrs. Gregory Mrs. Gregory   See fewer
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Janet Shaw
Mildred Gregory Mildred Gregory   See fewer
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Erville Alderson
Chief of Police Chief of Police   See fewer
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Harlan Briggs
Sheriff Ollie (uncredited) Sheriff Ollie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Rube Clifford
Motorcycle Officer (uncredited) Motorcycle Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Iron Eyes Cody
Indian playing Slot Machine (uncredited) Indian playing Slot Machine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mabel Colcord
Lady with Ear Trumpet (uncredited) Lady with Ear Trumpet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Fetherston
Usher (uncredited) Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Gogi
Michel (uncredited) Michel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lena Harvey
Aileen Carlyle (uncredited) Aileen Carlyle (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Hayes
Radio Announcer (uncredited) Radio Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Payne B. Johnson
Boy (uncredited) Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Kelly
Bus Station Manager (uncredited) Bus Station Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Lane
Supervisor (uncredited) Supervisor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Moran
Taciturn Indian (uncredited) Taciturn Indian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Semels
Townsman (uncredited) Townsman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ferris Taylor
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Ruth Warren
Lady with Baby (uncredited) Lady with Baby (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 14 votes