A “Perfect Movie Fan”, Joe Ruddy, is brought to Hollywood as a publicity stunt, and is put in charge of a production company as a gag, but everybody isn’t in on the gag, and Joe imports a notorious gangster, “Buggsy” Malone, to play “himself” in a film based on his life. “Buggsy” has gone straight, more or less, but retains some of his old habits to the extent of assuming control of the film, and the whole studio.
Director: Joseph Santley.
Writers: Isabel Dawn (screenplay), Russell Rouse (based-on-play “Yokel Boy”).
Stars: Albert Dekker, Joan Davis, Eddie Foy Jr., Alan Mowbray, Roscoe Karns, Mikhail Rasumny, Lynne Carver, Marc Lawrence, Tom Dugan, James C. Morton, Pierre Watkin, Marilyn Hare.
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