The Great Mike
1944 - ENGLISH - MOVIE
Story of a boy and his horse. Mike is the horse and is owned by Speck (Carl Alfalfa Switzer) and his best friend Jimmy (Rober Buzz Henry), together they have a paper route, on which they deliver papers to customers via a wagon pulled by Mike. Recenlty a horse track has been built in the area and attracts horse breeder and racer Colonel Whiteny (Pierre Watkin). He takes out a subscription for delivery and meets Mike and Speck & Jimmy. Clever Jimmy talks both the Colonel and Speck into taking on the Colonel's pure bred race horses at the track with comedic results. Written by SindyMac The Great Mike is a 1944 American English-language Action Adventure motion picture starring See Below, Stuart Erwin, Robert 'buzz' Henry, Carl 'alfalfa' Switzer, Edythe Elliott, Pierre Watkin and Mauritz Hugo. The Great Mike was Produced by Leon Fromkess and Martin Mooney. The Great Mike is written by Martin Mooney and Raymond L. Schrock and it is directed by Wallace Fox. Producers Releasing Corporation acquired the distribution rights for the film. The Great Mike was released on 15th November 1944 and takes a screen time of 72-25 minutes. The film made a box office gross of $0 million. Cinematography was done by Jockey Arthur Feindel and editing by Hugh Winn. The music was composed by Lee Zahler.