Tillie and Gus
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Tillie and Gus
Alison Skipworth and W.C. Fields play Tillie and Augustus Winterbottom, a husband-and-wife team of con artists. The larcenous couple is summoned to a small town by their niece (Jacqueline Wells) and her husband (Clifford Jones) when the niece's father dies. Hoping for a sizeable inheritance, Tillie and Gus discover that the legacy consists of one rundown ferry boat. When they notice that a local lawyer (Clarence Wilson) seems unusually interested in obtaining this seemingly worthless vessel, T and G decide to help their niece restore the boat and keep the ferry line running. The climax… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What sells the picture is Fields first -- and the teaming of him and Skipworth coming in a strong second."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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