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So You Want to Be a Banker (1954)

Short | 10 min | Comedy, Short

Joe McDoakes graduates from Potash University and gets a job in a bank run by Harrington Arrington Farrington Jr, a former classmate. Joe struggles in his menial tasks for years and eventually learns enough to embezzle $1,000,000 and take ...See moreJoe McDoakes graduates from Potash University and gets a job in a bank run by Harrington Arrington Farrington Jr, a former classmate. Joe struggles in his menial tasks for years and eventually learns enough to embezzle $1,000,000 and take over the bank. Written by Les Adams See less
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Director
Richard L. Bare (as Richard Bare)
Writers
Frederick Louis Fox (story) (as Frederick L. Fox) | Richard L. Bare (as Richard Bare)
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Updated Jul 3, 1954

Release date
Jul 3, 1954 (United States)

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14 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
George O'Hanlon
Joe McDoakes Joe McDoakes   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
Bank Customer / Policeman (uncredited) Bank Customer / Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Carruthers
Clerk (uncredited) Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Evans
Professor at Potash University Graduation (uncredited) Professor at Potash University Graduation (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kelsey
Bank Guard (uncredited) Bank Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Kerr
Bank Executive (uncredited) Bank Executive (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carl M. Leviness
Clerk (uncredited) Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mathew McCue
Clerk (uncredited) Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alvy Moore
Harrington Arlington Farrington Jr. / Harrington Arlington Farrington III (uncredited) Harrington Arlington Farrington Jr. / Harrington Arlington Farrington III (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Professor at Potash University Graduation (uncredited) Professor at Potash University Graduation (uncredited)   See fewer
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Forbes Murray
Mr. Farrington - Bank Executive (uncredited) Mr. Farrington - Bank Executive (uncredited)   See fewer
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'Snub' Pollard
Accountant on Adding Machine (uncredited) Accountant on Adding Machine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brick Sullivan
State Prison Gate Guard (uncredited) State Prison Gate Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Wise
Joe's Supervisor (uncredited) Joe's Supervisor (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 15 votes