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Tough to Handle (1937)

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60 min | Action, Crime

A young reporter's grandfather wins a sweepstakes, but it turns out that his ticket is phony. The reporter finds out that the police are looking for the criminal ring responsible for the phony-sweepstakes racket, so he and his young ...See moreA young reporter's grandfather wins a sweepstakes, but it turns out that his ticket is phony. The reporter finds out that the police are looking for the criminal ring responsible for the phony-sweepstakes racket, so he and his young brother set out to track down the gang responsible and expose them. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Director
Writers
Peter B. Kyne (story "The Joy of Living") | Betty Laidlaw (adaptation) | Robert Lively (adaptation) | Robert Neville (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Editor
Richard G. Wray (as Richard D. Wray)
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Updated May 24, 1937

Release date
May 24, 1937 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Frankie Darro
Mike Sanford Mike Sanford   See fewer
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Kane Richmond
Joe MacIntyre Joe MacIntyre   See fewer
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Phyllis Fraser
Gloria Sanford Gloria Sanford   See fewer
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Harry Worth
Tony Franco Tony Franco   See fewer
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Betty Burgess
Myra George Myra George   See fewer
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Johnstone White
Reggie Whitney (as Johnston White) Reggie Whitney (as Johnston White)   See fewer
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Burr Caruth
Grandpa Sanford Grandpa Sanford   See fewer
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Nat Burns
Nat - Night Club Comedian Nat - Night Club Comedian   See fewer
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Harry Anderson
Bud (uncredited) Bud (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kernan Cripps
Det. Ducrane (uncredited) Det. Ducrane (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Hunter
Barney (uncredited) Barney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Ingram
Spike (uncredited) Spike (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles McAvoy
Cop (uncredited) Cop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
Editor (uncredited) Editor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lorraine Randall
Clara (uncredited) Clara (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred 'Snowflake' Toones
Snowflake (uncredited) Snowflake (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

5.9 / 10 | 55 votes