Hot Shots (1956 film)

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Hot Shots
Hot Shots (1956 film).jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Jean Yarbrough
Produced by Ben Schwalb
Written by Jack Townley
Starring Huntz Hall
Cinematography Harry Neumann
Release dates
  • December 23, 1956 (1956-12-23)
Running time
61 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Hot Shots is a 1956 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on December 23, 1956 by Monogram Pictures and is the forty-third film in the series. It was directed by Jean Yarbrough and written by Jack Townley.


A spoiled child television star steals Sach and Duke's car. After retrieving the vehicle, the duo "teach the kid a lesson". Television executives, who are disgruntled by the child, are impressed by the duo who are then hired to watch after the boy. The child's uncle/manager is not happy with Sach and Duke's influence over the child so he gets the two fired and then kidnaps the boy for ransom, to cover up his stealing the boys earnings. Sach and Duke then rescue him.


The Bowery Boys[edit]

Remaining cast[edit]

Home media[edit]

Warner Archives released the film on made to order DVD in the United States as part of "The Bowery Boys, Volume Three" on October 1, 2013.

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Preceded by
Fighting Trouble
'The Bowery Boys' movies
Succeeded by
Hold That Hypnotist