All-American Co-Ed


All-girl school Mar Brynn tries to get more pupils and publicity by making fun of the Quincton college. For revenge, the boys there sent Bob Sheppard (Johnny Downs) to Mar Brynn, dressed as a girl, to give them a slight scandal. But he falls in love with Virginia (Frances Langford), the girl who is putting on a show there. Now Bob has the problem of getting revenge for Quinceton and not loosing his girl, especially when Quinceton hears about his relationship and decides to sent him support.

All-American Co-Ed is a 1941 American film directed by LeRoy Prinz.

Plot summary

Mar Brynn college is failing, as a scheme to perk-up attendance a newspaper reporter stages a show featuring "Odd girls" from all over the country. For publicity Mar Brynn's President Aunt Matilda Collinge (Esther Dale) begins poking fun of the Quincton college Zeta frat. For revenge the Quincton Zeta frat sends a man dressed in drag to participate in a free admission contest. After falling in love with Virginia Collinge (Frances Langford) Bob Sheppard/Bobbie DeWolfe (Johnny Downs) comes clean and for revenge stages a "Zeta" publicity shot at the end of the show.

The Cast

  • Frances Langford as Virginia Collinge
  • Johnny Downs as Bob Sheppard aka Bobbie DeWolfe
  • Marjorie Woodworth as Bunny
  • Noah Beery Jr. as Slinky
  • Esther Dale as Aunt Matilda Collinge
  • Harry Langdon as Hap Holden
  • Alan Hale Jr. as Tiny
  • Kent Rogers as Henry
  • Allan Lane as 2nd Senior
  • Joe Brown Jr. as 3rd Senior
  • Carlyle Blackwell Jr. as 4th Senior
  • Irving Mitchell as Doctor
  • Lillian Randolph as Deborah, the Washwoman
  • Mickey Tanner as Tanner Sisters Trio Member
  • Betty Tanner as Tanner Sisters Trio Member
  • Martha Tanner as Tanner Sisters Trio Member


  • Johnny Downs with chorus - "I'm a Chap with a Chip on My Shoulder" (by Walter G. Samuels and Charles Newman)
  • Frances Langford - "I'm a Chap with a Chip on My Shoulder"
  • Marjorie Woodworth, Tanner Sisters with Harry Langdon and chorus - "Up at the Crack of Dawn (by Walter G. Samuels and Charles Newman)
  • Frances Langford with chorus - "Out of the Silence" (by Lloyd B. Norlin)
  • Frances Langford, Tanner Sisters and Johnny Downs - "The Poor Farmers Daughter" (by Walter G. Samuels and Charles Newman)
Category:1941 films
Category:American musical comedy films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films

LeRoy Prinz

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