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Title of the Film MR. COHEN TAKES A WALK
Alternative Titles FATHER TAKES A WALK
English Titles  
Year of Release 1935
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 82
Length (in meters) 2226
Colour b/w
Genre Drama
Based on/Source  
Production Companies Warner Brothers First National Productions
Producer(s) Irving Asher
Director William Beaudine
Cast Paul Graetz, Violet Farebrother, Chili Bouchier, Mickey Brantford
Literature Kinematograph Weekly, 19 December 1935
Monthly Film Bulletin, December 1935
New York Times, 13 February 1936
Jewish Chronicle, 15 May 1936
Picturegoer Weekly, 11 July 1936
Special notes "It is all very charming, because Paul Graetz plays the part of Cohen extraordinarily well. His quiet dignity pervades the film and his dry humour is never far away." (Jewish Chronicle)

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