Affairs of Cappy Ricks (1937)

Directed by: Ralph Staub
When Cappy Ricks (Walter Brennan), a seasoned sea captain returns home unexpectedly, he finds that his house has been taken over by the bossy Mrs. Peasely (Georgia Caine). He also learns that she has joined hands with his rival, Waldo Bottomley Sr. (William B. Davidson). As if that isn’t enough, Cappy’s daughters, Frankie (Mary Brian) and Ellen (Phyllis Barry), wish to marry against his wish. This is all Cappy can take. He sets off on a cruise in his trusted sailboat “Gloria Ricks” with his daughters Frankie and Ellen, Bill Peck, Mrs. Peasley and her son Matt . Nobody suspects that the wily Cappy has a very different plan in mind!
Runtime: 56 min

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Comments (2)

  1. Leornand says:

    I loved this little film, so light hearted and humorous too. Then I just love old black and white films altogether. Brilliant!!!!

  2. Peter Kobal says:

    Great. The pictures freezes at different points is the only trouble.

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