Larceny on the Air

Overview

Larceny on the Air is a Republic B-plus picture "drawn from today's headlines." In this instance, the news event pounced upon was the mid-1930s Federal crackdown on patent-medicine quacks. Robert Livingston stars as a doctor who takes to the radio airwaves to campaign against cure-all charlatans. Livingston's mission is compromised when he falls in love with Grace Bradley, daughter of the medicine-racket ringleader. Somehow Larceny on the Air found the time to accommodate a musical number, "Sittin' on the Moon" ...
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Overview

Larceny on the Air is a Republic B-plus picture "drawn from today's headlines." In this instance, the news event pounced upon was the mid-1930s Federal crackdown on patent-medicine quacks. Robert Livingston stars as a doctor who takes to the radio airwaves to campaign against cure-all charlatans. Livingston's mission is compromised when he falls in love with Grace Bradley, daughter of the medicine-racket ringleader. Somehow Larceny on the Air found the time to accommodate a musical number, "Sittin' on the Moon" from the 1936 Republic picture of the same name.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/24/2009
  • UPC: 089218576897
  • Original Release: 1937
  • Source: Alpha Video
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: B&W
  • Time: 52:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 98,809

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Bob Livingston Baxter
Grace Bradley Jean Sterling
Willard Robertson McDonald
Pierre Watkin Kennedy
Granville Bates Professor
Byron Foulger Pete
Wilbur Mack Thompson
Matty Fain Burke
Smiley Burnette
Frank Du Frane
William M. Griffith
William Hopper
Josephine Whittell
Florence Gill .
William Newell Andrews
Technical Credits
Irving Pichel Director
Endre Bohem Screenwriter
Richard English Screenwriter
Harry Grey Score Composer
Nat Levine Producer
Edward Mann Editor
Jack A. Marta Cinematographer
Sol C. Siegel Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Larceny on the Air
2. Chapter 1 [7:54]
3. Chapter 2 [8:33]
4. Chapter 3 [10:02]
5. Chapter 4 [8:25]
6. Chapter 5 [8:17]
7. Chapter 6 [8:26]
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Disc #1 -- Larceny on the Air
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   Chapter Index
   Catalog
   Coming Attractions
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