The Yellow Cab Man Poster

Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Hapless inventor Red Pirdy (Red Skelton) has difficulty keeping a day job due to his knack for being an accident magnet. Finding employment as a cab driver, Red quickly jeopardizes his new gig when he demonstrates his latest invention -- unbreakable glass. Upon seeing his technological breakthrough, a gang of criminals, including the shifty Dr. Byron Dokstedder (Walter Slezak), attempt to steal his invention, resulting in plenty of slapstick antics.

Cast: Red Skelton, Gloria DeHaven, Walter Slezak

Director: Jack Donohue

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Amusing, Los Angeles, Girlfriend, Playful, Underdog, 1950s, Pursuit