Search results for "W.C. Fields"
The Bank Dick

The Bank Dick

The Bank Dick
IMDb: 7.1
72

Egbert Sousé becomes an unexpected hero when a bank robber falls over a bench he’s occupying. Now considered brave, Egbert is given a job as a bank guard. Soon, he…

Genre: Comedy
Running Wild

Running Wild

Running Wild
IMDb: 7
68

Cowardly Elmer Finch is browbeaten by his wife, daughter, fat son and the family dog. After hypnosis he is domineering. He enters a contract with a fifteen-thousand dollar payoff, so…

Genre: Comedy
The Big Broadcast of 1938

The Big Broadcast of 1938

The Big Broadcast of 1938
IMDb: 6.4
94

The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
My Little Chickadee

My Little Chickadee

My Little Chickadee
IMDb: 6.8
83

Set in the American Old West of the 1880s, Miss Flower Belle Lee (Mae West) is on her way to visit relatives out west. While she is traveling on a…

Genre: Comedy, Western
Tillie and Gus

Tillie and Gus

Tillie and Gus
IMDb: 6.8
58

Tillie and Augustus Winterbottom are thought to be missionaries when they arrive to find Phineas Pratt trying cheat the Sheridans out of her father’s inheritance, including a ferry franchise and…

Poppy

Poppy

Poppy
IMDb: 6.8
75

Carny con artist and snake-oil salesman Eustace McGargle tries to stay one step ahead of the sheriff but is completely devoted to his beloved daughter Poppy.

Genre: Comedy
Man on the Flying Trapeze

Man on the Flying Trapeze

Man on the Flying Trapeze
IMDb: 7.5
66

Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.

Genre: Comedy
Mississippi

Mississippi

Mississippi
IMDb: 6.6
73

A young pacifist after refusing on principle to defend her sweetheart’s honor and being banished in disgrace, joins a riverboat troupe as a singer, acquires a reputation as a crackshot…

Genre: Comedy, Music
It’s a Gift

It’s a Gift

It’s a Gift
IMDb: 7.2
68

After he inherits some money, Harold Bissonette (“pronounced bis-on-ay”) decides to give up the grocery business, move to California and run an orange grove. Despite his family’s objections and the…

Genre: Comedy
You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man

You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man

You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man
IMDb: 7
76

Fields plays “Larsen E. Whipsnade”, the owner of a shady carnival that is constantly on the run from the law. Whipsnade is struggling to keep a step ahead of foreclosure,…

Genre: Comedy
Million Dollar Legs

Million Dollar Legs

Million Dollar Legs
IMDb: 6.9
64

A small country on the verge of bankruptcy is persuaded to enter the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics as a means of raising money.

Genre: Comedy
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
IMDb: 7.2
71

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break is a 1941 film about a man who wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted…

Genre: Comedy
You’re Telling Me!

You’re Telling Me!

You’re Telling Me!
IMDb: 7.5
66

Sam Bisbee is an inventor whose works (e.g., a keyhole finder for drunks) have brought him only poverty. His daughter is in love with the son of the town snob….

Genre: Comedy
Pool Sharks

Pool Sharks

Pool Sharks
IMDb: 5.6
10

Two romantic rivals play a game of pool for the hand of their lady love. W.C. Field’s debut film.

Genre: Comedy
The Pharmacist

The Pharmacist

The Pharmacist
IMDb: 6.6
20

A henpecked but stoic pharmacist tries to maintain his precarious balance while dealing with demanding customers and his dysfunctional family.

Genre: Comedy
The Barber Shop

The Barber Shop

The Barber Shop
IMDb: 6.7
21

An inept barber maintains his good-humored optimism in his small town shop despite having a hen-pecking harridan for a wife and a total lack of sartorial skill.

Genre: Comedy
If I Had a Million

If I Had a Million

If I Had a Million
IMDb: 7
88

An elderly business tycoon, believed to be dying, decides to give a million dollars each to eight strangers chosen at random from the phone directory.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Fatal Glass of Beer

The Fatal Glass of Beer

The Fatal Glass of Beer
IMDb: 6.7
21

The prodigal son of a Yukon prospector comes home on a night that “ain’t fit for man nor beast.”

Genre: Comedy