Topper Takes a Trip

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Topper Takes a Trip
Directed by Norman Z. McLeod
Produced by Milton H. Bren
Hal Roach (uncredited)
Written by Jack Jevne
Eddie Moran
Corey Ford
Based on Topper Takes a Trip
by Thorne Smith
Starring Constance Bennett
Roland Young
Billie Burke
Cinematography Norbert Brodine
Distributed by United Artists
Release date
  • December 29, 1938 (1938-12-29)
Running time
80 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Topper Takes a Trip is a 1938[1] film sequel of Topper (1937) Constance Bennett, Roland Young, Billie Burke and Alan Mowbray reprised their roles from the earlier movie; only Cary Grant was missing (other than in a few shots taken from Topper). A ghost tries to reunite a couple who she had a hand in splitting up in the prior film. It was followed by another sequel, Topper Returns (1941).



The film received one Academy Award in 1939 for Best Special Effects for Roy Seawright.[2]

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  1. ^ Some sources, such as Turner Classic Movies, say 1939. According to Internet Movie Database, the film was released in New York City on 29 December 1938, and in the USA in January 1939. The exact year is contingent on the source's precise definition of a release date.
  2. ^ "The 12th Academy Awards (1940) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2013-06-16. 

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