Money From Home

Money From Home

Money From Home is a 1953 American comedy film starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. The comedy was the first for the Martin and Lewis team to be shot in color and was their only film in 3-D. The picture was premiered as a special preview screening across the U.S. on New Year's Eve, 1953.


New York City in the 1920s is where gambler "Honey Talk" Nelson (Dean Martin) crosses paths with bookie "Jumbo" Schneider (Sheldon Leonard). Nelson has two choices, cement shoes or "fixing" a horse race in Maryland. Naturally, Nelson heads to Maryland with his cousin Virgil Yokum (Jerry Lewis) tagging along.

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    contentLocation New York City
    director George Marshall
    events horse horse racing
    genre comedy
    keywords horse race rid
    musicBy Leigh Harline
    producer Hal B. Wallis
    publisher Paramount Pictures
    theme 3d gambling