Cracked Nuts

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Cracked Nuts
Cracked Nuts. (1931) Movie Poster..jpg
Cracked Nuts (1931) film poster
Directed by Edward F. Cline
Produced by William LeBaron
Written by Al Boasberg
Douglas MacLean
Ralph Spence
Starring Bert Wheeler
Robert Woolsey
Boris Karloff
Cinematography Nicholas Musuraca
Editing by Arthur Roberts
Distributed by RKO Radio Pictures
Release dates
  • April 18, 1931 (1931-04-18)
Running time 65 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $261,000[1]
Box office $617,000[1]

Cracked Nuts is a 1931 American comedy film directed by Edward F. Cline, starring Wheeler & Woolsey and featuring Boris Karloff.



Leonard Maltin called it a "fun",[2] earlier version of the Marx Brothers more successful film Duck Soup (1933).

The film made a profit of $150,000.[1]


"Dance"(1931), Music by Harry Tierney. Lyrics by Ray Egan. Sung and Danced by Bert Wheeler and Dorothy Lee.[3]

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  1. ^ a b c Richard Jewel, 'RKO Film Grosses: 1931-1951', Historical Journal of Film Radio and Television, Vol 14 No 1, 1994 p55
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