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The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield

Label
The lemon drop kid, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
Main title
The lemon drop kid
Oclc number
694374233
Responsibility statement
a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Edmund Hartmann, Robert O'Brien and Frank Tashlin ; produced by Robert L. Welch ; directed by Sidney Lanfield
Runtime
91
Summary
A small-time con artist, nicknamed for his favorite candy, gets in over his head when he swindles a tough gangster out of some gambling profits. The Kid concocts a scheme to pay back the money by Christmas, by tricking his pals into dressing up as Santas and collecting money for a made-up charity
Technique
live action
resource.variantTitle
Damon Runyon's The lemon drop kid
Classification
Mapped to