The Lemon Drop Kid

  • 1951
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Musical

Hope is a racetrack bookie who gets in trouble with a big-time gangster (Nolan) whom he tips on a sure thing. The gangster puts down a large sum of money and loses, then wants his money back, or Hope's head. The rest of the film focuses on the bookie's attempts to get the dough. Hope works well as a fast-talking bookie and the comic situations he's more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Edmund Hartmann
Robert O'Brien
Source (2 Credits)
Damon Runyon
Edmund Beloin
Producer (1 Credit)
Robert L. Welch
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Daniel Fapp
Editor (1 Credit)
Archie Marshek
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Jay Livingston
Ray Evans
Art Director (2 Credits)
Franz Bachelin
Hal Pereira

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