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Blondie Meets the Boss

Blondie Meets the Boss is a 1939 American film directed by Frank R. Strayer.

Blondie Meets the Boss
Directed by Frank R. Strayer
Produced by Robert Sparks
Written by Richard Flournoy (screenplay)
Kay Van Riper
Based on Blondie
1930 comic strip
by Chic Young
Starring Penny Singleton
Arthur Lake
Music by Leigh Harline
Cinematography Henry Freulich
Edited by Gene Havlick
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
  • March 9, 1939 (1939-03-09) (USA)
Running time
75 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Based on the Chic Young's comic strip of the same name, the film is the second in the Blondie series, which eventually grew to 28 films.[1]



The film centers on Blondie (Penny Singleton) taking over at Dagwood's (Arthur Lake) office while he is off on a fishing trip.



Production for the film took place in December 1938 to January 1939, and had the working title Blondie Steps Out.[2]


  1. ^ Leonard Maltin's 2004 Movie and Video Guide. 2004. p. 143. ISBN 0-451-20940-0. 
  2. ^ Blottner, Gene (2011). Columbia Pictures Movie Series, 1926-1955: The Harry Cohn Years. McFarland. p. 19. ISBN 978-0786433537. Retrieved 2013-05-11. 

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