Hook, Line and Sinker

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Hook, Line and Sinker ★★ 1930

A couple of insurance investigators try to help a young woman restore a hotel, and they find romance and run-ins with crooks. Directed by Cline, who later directed W.C. Fields in “The Bank Dick,” “My Little Chickadee,” and “Never Give a Sucker an Even Break.” 75m/B VHS, DVD . Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Dorothy Lee, Jobyna Howland, Ralf Harolde, Natalie Moorhead, George F. Marion Sr., Hugh Herbert; D: Edward F. (Eddie) Cline; W: Rod Amateau.