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Off to the Races is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Frank R. Strayer and written by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan. The film stars Slim Summerville, Jed Prouty, Shirley Deane, Spring Byington, Russell Gleason and Kenneth Howell. The film was released on February 5, 1937, by 20th Century Fox.


The Jones family's uncle George enters his trotting horse in the fair grounds race. The family helps raise the entrance fee and care for the horse.


  • Slim Summerville as Uncle George
  • Jed Prouty as John Jones
  • Shirley Deane as Bonnie Jones
  • Spring Byington as Mrs. John Jones
  • Russell Gleason as Herbert Thompson
  • Kenneth Howell as Jack Jones
  • George Ernest as Roger Jones
  • June Carlson as Lucy Jones
  • Florence Roberts as Granny Jones
  • Billy Mahan as Bobby Jones
  • Ann Gillis as Winnie Mae
  • Fred Toones as Ebbie
  • Chick Chandler as Spike
  • Ruth Gillette as Rosabelle