Strike Me Pink Poster

Release Date: 1936

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Milquetoast Eddie Pink (Eddie Cantor) takes a new job managing an amusement park run by the forceful Hattie (Helene Lowell), mother of Eddie's lunkheaded friend Butch (Gordon Jones). The local mob, led by crime boss Vance (Brian Donlevy), leans on Eddie to install some of their crooked slot machines in the park. Meanwhile, a love triangle develops between Eddie, Vance's torch-singer girlfriend, Joyce (Ethel Merman), and Hattie's lovestruck secretary, Claribel (Sally Eilers).

Cast: Eddie Cantor, Ethel Merman, Sally Eilers, Parkyakarkus , William Frawley, Helen Lowell, Gordon Jones, Brian Donlevy

Director: Norman Taurog

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: 1930s, Love triangle, Best friend, Underdog, Office, Charming, Transformation