About the film
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Release Date: November 30, 1934
|Slogan||:||«The Comedy Successor to 'It Happened One Night'»|
|Production Companies||:||Columbia Pictures|
|Producers||:||Frank Capra, Harry Cohn|
|Writers||:||Robert Riskin, Mark Hellinger|
Tycoon J.L. Higgins controls his whole family, but one of his sons- in-law, Dan Brooks and his daughter Alice are fed up with that. Brooks quits his job as manager of J.L.'s paper box factory and devotes his life to his racing horse Broadway Bill, but his bank- roll is thin and the luck is against him, he is arrested because of $150 he owes somebody for horse food, but suddenly a planed fraud by somebody else seems to offer him a chance...