Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President
Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President is a 1939 American comedy film directed by Robert B. Sinclair and written by Melville Baker. The film stars Ann Sothern, Lewis Stone, Walter Brennan, William Gargan, Marsha Hunt and Tom Neal. The film was released on December 1, 1939, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
|Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Robert B. Sinclair|
|Produced by||Edgar Selwyn|
|Screenplay by||Melville Baker|
|Story by||Damon Runyon|
|Music by||David Snell|
|Edited by||Gene Ruggiero|
Brooklynites Ethel and Joe Turp (Sothern and Gargan) pay a visit to Washington, D.C. to see The President and ask for a pardon for their mailman, Jim (Brennan), who accidentally destroyed a registered letter.
- Ann Sothern as Ethel Turp
- Lewis Stone as The President
- Walter Brennan as Jim
- William Gargan as Joe Turp
- Marsha Hunt as Kitty Crusper
- Tom Neal as Johnny Crusper
- James Bush as Henry Crusper
- Don Costello as Fred
- Muriel Hutchison as Francine La Vaughn
- Jack Norton as Parker
- Aldrich Bowker as Mike O'Brien
- Frederick Burton as Bishop Bannon
- Al Shean as Father Reicher
- Robert Emmett O'Connor as Pat Donegan
- Cliff Clark as Garage Owner
- Russell Hicks as Mr. Graves
- Paul Everton as Senator
- Charles Trowbridge as Cabinet Member
- "Joe and Ethel Turp Call on the President (1939) - Overview - TCM.com". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 28 November 2014.
- "Joe And Ethel Turp Call On The President". TV Guide. Retrieved 28 November 2014.