About the film
carnival musical based on play or musical
Shoot the Works
Release Date: July 18, 1934
|Slogan||:||«Yowsah! THE MOSTA OF THE BESTA!»|
|Producers||:||Adolph Zukor, Albert Lewis|
|Writers||:||Ben Hecht, Ben Hecht, Claude Binyon, Howard J. Green, Gene Fowler|
Jack Oakie stars as seedy sideshow barker Nicky, who uses everyone he meets to get ahead. Nicky isn't even above exploiting his singing sweetheart Lily (Dorothy Dell) to suit his purposes, but this time it is he who ends up the loser -- at least until he gets wise to himself.