I'm from Missouri

I'm from Missouri

80 mins | Drama, Comedy | April 6, 1939

Sweeney Bliss, champion mule raiser in Missouri, takes his prize mule Samson to London, where the British government is trying to decide whether to buy mules or tractors for its colonial troops. He is accompanied by his ritzy wife Julie who has high society aspirations and hopes to have her younger sister Lola Pike marry a British diplomat. Complicating matters is a business rival, Porgie Rowe, who is trying to sell tractors to the government and keeps knocking Sweeney's prize Missouri mules.

I'm from Missouri

80 mins | Drama, Comedy | April 6, 1939

I'm from Missouri
Sweeney Bliss, champion mule raiser in Missouri, takes his prize mule Samson to London, where the British government is trying to decide whether to buy mules or tractors for its colonial troops. He is accompanied by his ritzy wife Julie who has high society aspirations and hopes to have her younger sister Lola Pike marry a British diplomat. Complicating matters is a business rival, Porgie Rowe, who is trying to sell tractors to the government and keeps knocking Sweeney's prize Missouri mules.
Producers Paramount
Original title I'm from Missouri
Directors Theodore Reed
Writers Jack Moffitt, Homer Croy, Duke Atteberry, Julian Street

Cast

Bob Burns

as Sweeney Bliss

Gladys George

as Julie Bliss

Gene Lockhart

as Porgie Rowe

Judith Barrett

as Lola Pike

William Henry

as Joel Streight

Patricia Morison

as Mrs. Allison 'Rowe' Hamilton

E. E. Clive

as Mr. Arthur, Duke of Cricklewood

Melville Cooper

as Hearne