Father Knows Best (1935)

Approved | | Short, Comedy | 20 February 1935 (USA)
Sterling is a bashful suitor escorting an aggressive girl, while her stern father disapproves of the romance. The girl's mother and the family butler, however, are on Sterling's side.

Director:

James W. Horne

Writers:

James W. Horne (scenario), Albert Austin (scenario)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Sterling Holloway ... Bashful Boy
Phyllis Fraser Phyllis Fraser ... Aggressive Girl Friend
Richard Tucker ... Boy's Stern Father
Virginia Hammond ... Boy's Mother
Franklin Pangborn ... The Helpful Butler
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Storyline

A bashful boy, (Sterling Holloway) is being pursued, escorted and courted by an aggressive girl friend, (Phyllis Fraser),while his stern father, (Richard Tucker), presents the usual paternal objections. His mother, (Virginia Hammond), and the family butler, (Franklyn Pngborn'),are on the boy's side, however, and the girl friend goes to work on the father in getting his consent. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net)

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Genres:

Short | Comedy

Certificate:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 February 1935 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Van Ronkel Comedies #1: Father Knows Best See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universal Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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