Man About Town

Categories: Comedy, Music
Producer Bob Temple, who's brought an American show to London, loves his star Diana, but she won't take him seriously as a lover. To show her, he picks up stranger Lady Arlington, whose financier husband neglects her. On a weekend at the Arlington country house, Bob is used by both Lady A. and her friend to make their husbands jealous; this works all too well, and Bob is in danger from both husbands.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1939-06-29
Run time: 85 minute / 1:25
Director: Mark Sandrich
Writer: Morrie Ryskind
Production Company : Paramount
Production Country: United States of America


Jack Benny
as Bob Temple
Dorothy Lamour
as Diana Wilson
Edward Arnold
as Sir John Arlington
Binnie Barnes
as Lady Arlington
Monty Woolley
as Henri Dubois
Isabel Jeans
as Mme. Dubois
Phil Harris
as Ted Nash
Betty Grable
as Susan Hayes
E.E. Clive
as Hotchkiss
Eddie "Rochester" Anderson
as Rochester
Matty Malneck
as Matty Malneck
Cecil Kellaway
as Headwaiter (uncredited)
Peggy Stewart
as Mary (uncredited)
Norman Ainsley
as Waiter #2 (uncredited)
Wesley Barry
as Messenger Boy (uncredited)
Leon Belasco
as Arab Petitioner in Show (uncredited)
Wilson Benge
as Servant (uncredited)
Charles Coleman
as Hotel Doorman (uncredited)
Dorothy Dayton
as Dancer (uncredited)
Herbert Evans
as Englishman (uncredited)
Bess Flowers
as Spectator Behind Lady Arlington (uncredited)
Harriette Haddon
as Dancer (uncredited)
Charlie Hall
as Bob's Assistant (uncredited)
Charles Irwin
as Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
Colin Kenny
as English Bobby (uncredited)
Kay Linaker
as Receptionist (uncredited)
Alphonse Martell
as Waiter in Show (uncredited)
Adolph Milar
as Musselman
Leonard Mudie
as Gibson (uncredited)
Bert Roach
as Arab Petitioner in Show (uncredited)
Tiny Roebuck
as Abdul (uncredited)
Patti Sacks
as Jane (uncredited)
Clifford Severn
as English Bellboy (uncredited)
Cyril Thornton
as Waiter (uncredited)
Friedrich Hollaender Original Music Composer

Ted Tetzlaff Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up
Edith Head Costume Design

Hans Dreier Art Direction

Harold Lewis Sound Recordist
Victor Young Music Director

LeRoy Stone Editor

Mark Sandrich Director

A.E. Freudeman Interior Designer

Frank Loesser Original Music Composer

Morrie Ryskind Screenplay
Morrie Ryskind Story

Robert Usher Art Direction

Arthur Hornblow Jr. Producer

Zion Myers Story
Allan Scott Story

Matty Malneck Original Music Composer
Richard Olson Sound Recordist © 2020

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