The Good Humor Man (1950 film)

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The Good Humor Man
The Good Humor Man poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Lloyd Bacon
Produced by S. Sylvan Simon
Written by Frank Tashlin
Based on story "Appointment with Fear"
by Roy Huggins
Music by Heinz Roemheld
Cinematography Lester White
Edited by Jerome Thoms
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
  • June 1, 1950 (1950-06-01)
Running time
80 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Good Humor Man is a 1950 comedy crime film directed by Lloyd Bacon and written by Frank Tashlin. The film revolves around a Good Humor ice cream salesman who becomes involved in a murder. The film stars Jack Carson, Lola Albright, Jean Wallace, George Reeves, Peter Miles and Frank Ferguson. The film was released on June 1, 1950, by Columbia Pictures.



The New York Times critic Bosley Crowther panned the film, writing "it does nothing to enhance the reputations of either the movies or a national confectioner's brand."[1]


  1. ^ Bosley Crowther (July 14, 1950). "The Good Humor Man (1950)". The New York Times. 

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