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The College Hero (1927)

Bob and Jim start out at college as rivals, but soon become great friends. When Bob takes pretty Vivian Saunders to the prom, Jim is disappointed--he wanted to take her--but decides to make... See full summary »

Director:

Walter Lang

Writers:

Dorothy Howell (screenplay), Dorothy Howell (story)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Robert Agnew ... Bob Cantfield (as Bobbie Agnew)
Pauline Garon ... Vivian Saunders
Ben Turpin ... The Janitor
Rex Lease ... Jim Halloran
Churchill Ross Churchill Ross ... Sampson Saunders
Joan Standing Joan Standing ... Nellie Kelly
Charles Paddock Charles Paddock ... The Coach
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Storyline

Bob and Jim start out at college as rivals, but soon become great friends. When Bob takes pretty Vivian Saunders to the prom, Jim is disappointed--he wanted to take her--but decides to make the best of it. However, when Bob becomes the school's football here, Jim's jealousy of his friend starts to really come out. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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A ROMANTIC AND HUMOROUS STORY OF YOUTH, SPORT AND COLLEGE DAYS! (original Australian poster-all caps)

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 November 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Playing Straight See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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