1,000 Dollars a Minute
1,000 Dollars a Minute is a 1935 American comedy film directed by Aubrey Scotto and starring Roger Pryor and Leila Hyams. The film was released on October 22, 1935. The film was nominated for an Academy Award in the category Sound Recording.
|1,000 Dollars a Minute|
|Directed by||Aubrey Scotto|
|Produced by||Nat Levine|
|Written by||Everett Freeman|
|Cinematography||Jack A. Marta|
|Edited by||Ray Curtiss|
|Distributed by||Republic Pictures (I)|
A broken and pennyless newspaperman takes part in an experiment where two crazy millionaires are offering a prize of $10,000 to anyone that can spend $1,000 a minute, every minute, for 12 hours straight.
- Roger Pryor as Wally Jones
- Leila Hyams as Dorothy Summers
- Edward Brophy as Benny Dolan
- Sterling Holloway as Pete
- Edgar Kennedy as Police Officer McCarthy
- Purnell Pratt as Charlie, the Editor
- Herman Bing as Vanderbrocken
- Arthur Hoyt as Jewel clerk
- William Austin as Salesman
- Franklin Pangborn as Reville
- George Hayes as New Deal Watson (as George Hayes)
- Morgan Wallace as Big Jim Bradley
- "1,000 Dollars a Minute". NY Times. Retrieved August 7, 2011.
- 1,000 Dollars a Minute (1935), retrieved April 17, 2013
- "The 8th Academy Awards (1936) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved August 7, 2011.