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1 hr. 21 min.

Plot Summary
Growing bored with life as a retiree, millionaire James Alden (George Arliss) secretly invests in an unprofitable gas station to amuse himself. Disguising himself and using the alias "Charles Miller," James begins a partnership with a young bootstrapper named Bill Merrick (David Manners). Complications arise when James' spoiled daughter, Barbara (Evalyn Knapp), becomes a regular customer and competition from a neighboring gas station threatens to ruin the business.

Cast: George Arliss , Evalyn Knapp , David Manners , Florence Arliss , James Cagney , Bramwell Fletcher , Noah Beery , Ivan Simpson

Director: John G. Adolfi

Genres: Comedy

The Millionaire (1931)

Release Date: January 1st, 1931|1 hr. 21 min.

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