The Lemon Drop Kid (1951) Movie Details

The Lemon Drop Kid
Sidney Lanfield
Victor Young
Paramount Pictures
1 hr 31 mins
Rating: 7.1/10 from 66 users

The Lemon Drop Kid Movie Cast

Bob Hope
as Sidney Melbourne (The Lemon Drop Kid)
Marilyn Maxwell
as 'brainy' Baxter
Lloyd Nolan
as Oxford Charley
Jane Darwell
as "Nellie Thursday" Regan
Andrea King
as Stella
Fred Clark
as Moose Moran
Jay C. Flippen
as Straight Flush Tony
William Frawley
as Gloomy Willie
Harry Bellaver
as Sam the Surgeon
Sid Melton
as Little Louie
Ben Welden
as Singing Solly
Ida Moore
as Mrs. Feeney - The Bird Lady
Francis Pierlot
as Henry Regan
Charles Cooley
Charles Cooley as Goomba
Salvatore De Lorenzo
Salvatore De Lorenzo as Street-corner Santa Claus (as Society Kid Hogan)
Harry Shannon
as John (policeman)
Bernard Szold
Bernard Szold as Honest Harry
Tor Johnson
as Super Swedish Angel (wrestler)
Tom Dugan
as No Thumbs Charlie
Billie Bird
as Racetrack Bettor on Iron Bar (uncredited)
Oliver Blake
as Racetrack Bettor on Iron Bar (uncredited)
John Doucette
as Muscleman (uncredited)
Pat Flaherty
as Police Captain Swain (uncredited)
Charmienne Harker
Charmienne Harker as Dancer (uncredited)
Jack Kruschen
as Muscleman (uncredited)
Mary Murphy
as Girl (uncredited)
Bruce Riley
Bruce Riley as Clerk (uncredited)
Anthony Warde
as Thoughtful Man (uncredited)
Stanley Andrews
as Judge (uncredited)

The Lemon Drop Kid Crew List

Director :
Story : Edmund Beloin , Damon Runyon
Additional Dialogue : Irving Elinson
Screenplay : Edmund L. Hartmann , Robert O'Brien , Frank Tashlin
Producer : Robert L. Welch
Original Music Composer :
Director of Photography : Daniel L. Fapp
Editor : Archie Marshek
Art Direction : Franz Bachelin , Hal Pereira
Set Decoration : Sam Comer , Ross Dowd
Costume Design : Edith Head

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When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally cheats gangster Moose Moran (Fred Clark) out of his track winnings, the Kid promises to repay Moose the money by Christmas. Creating a fake charity for "Apple Annie" Nellie Thursday, the Kid tricks his gang into donning Santa suits and "collecting dough for old dolls" like Nellie who have nowhere to live. Radio personality Marilyn Maxwell assists as the Kid's girlfriend, while William Frawley and Jay C. Flippen play the lovable, gruff crooks that fall for the Kid's Santa scam.

The Lemon Drop Kid

The Lemon Drop Kid is a 1951 English Film stars Bob Hope , Sidney Lanfield , Edmund Beloin , Damon Runyon , Irving Elinson , Edmund L. Hartmann , Robert O'Brien , Frank Tashlin , Marilyn Maxwell , Lloyd Nolan , Jane Darwell , Andrea King , Fred Clark , Jay C. Flippen , William Frawley , Harry Bellaver , Sid Melton , Ben Welden , Ida Moore , Francis Pierlot , Charles Cooley , Salvatore De Lorenzo , Harry Shannon , Bernard Szold , Tor Johnson , Tom Dugan , Billie Bird , Oliver Blake , John Doucette , Pat Flaherty , Charmienne Harker , Jack Kruschen , Mary Murphy , Bruce Riley , Anthony Warde , Stanley Andrews , Robert L. Welch , Victor Young , Daniel L. Fapp , Archie Marshek , Franz Bachelin , Hal Pereira , Sam Comer , Ross Dowd , Edith Head , directed by Sidney Lanfield & music by Victor Young.