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Behave Yourself! [1951]

Director:George Beck
Writer:George Beck
Composer:Leigh Harline
Length:80 minutes
(1 hour 20 minutes)
MPAA Rating:UR
Sorting Category:Comedy
IMDB Rating:6.0/10
Amazon Rating:3.0/5 stars
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Synopsis: When a cute Welsh terrier follows Bill Denny home, little does he know that all gangland has its eye on that dog. Who will be bumbling Bill's undoing - the gangsters, the cops, or his suspicious mother-in-law?

Reaction: A bit frantic but fun.

Personal Rating: 8/10

George Beck => Director / Writer
Leigh Harline => Composer
Allen Jenkins => Plainclothesman
Archie => Himself
Claude Wisberg => O'Rappaport (uncredited)
Don Beddoe => Sgt. O'Neill (uncredited)
Dudley Sadler => Jay--Pet Shop Proprietor (uncredited)
Elisha Cook Jr. => Albert Jonas
Farley Granger => William Calhoun 'Bill' Denny
Francis L. Sullivan => Fat Freddy
Glenn Anders => Pete the Pusher
Hans Conried => Gillie the Blade
Harry Shannon => Police Officer O'Hara (uncredited)
Henry Corden => Numi
Kathleen Freeman => Pet Shop Proprietor's Wife (uncredited)
Lon Chaney Jr. => Pinky (as Lon Chaney)
Margalo Gillmore => Mother
Marvin Kaplan => Max the Umbrella
Sheldon Leonard => Shortwave Bert
Shelley Winters => Kate Denny
Tom Dugan => Policeman (uncredited)
William Demarest => Officer O'Ryan

Random Trivia For This Title:

  • Classic pin-up artist, [?] Vargas, painted the film's original poster.
  • This movie has entered Public Domain.