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Untamed (1929)

 -  Drama  -  23 November 1929 (USA)
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When her rich oilman father is killed, Bingo, raised in the wilds of South America, inherits the company. Her guardians Ben and Howard send her to New York for civilizing but on the way she... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Bingo
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Andy
Ernest Torrence ...
Ben Murchison
Holmes Herbert ...
Howard Presley
John Miljan ...
Bennock
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Marjory
Edward J. Nugent ...
Paul (as Edward Nugent)
Don Terry ...
Gregg
Gertrude Astor ...
Mrs. Mason
Milton J. Fahrney ...
Jollop (as Milton Farney)
Lloyd Ingraham ...
Dowling (as Lloyd Ingram)
Grace Cunard ...
Milly
Tom O'Brien ...
Moran
Wilson Benge ...
Billcombe
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When her rich oilman father is killed, Bingo, raised in the wilds of South America, inherits the company. Her guardians Ben and Howard send her to New York for civilizing but on the way she meets Andy, wonderful in every way but wealth. He can't live off her money, he says, as he turns to Marjory. Uncivilized Bingo, who hits anyone she disagrees with, shoots Andy in the arm. Now it's okay for him to marry her. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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23 November 1929 (USA)  »

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$229,000 (estimated)
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(Western Electric System)

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1.20 : 1
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Referenced in Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Joan Crawford (1962) See more »

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That Wonderful Something Is Love
(1929) (uncredited)
Written by Louis Alter and Joe Goodwin
Sung by Joan Crawford and Robert Montgomery
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refreshing, fun Joan Crawford debut talkie
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''Untamed'' surprised & delighted me, in the way, that I've never seen Joan play such a sassy, upbeat role before...... It's totally different from all her other roles, and I don't think, she played another similar part after...... Joan plays her part ''Bingo'', so charmingly & adorably...... (in a way, naive & innocent) It's really not something, Joan fans are used to watching...... This proves again, Joan's versatility, and her capability to do comedy...... Even though, certain parts in ''Untamed'' were silly & offbeat...... I really didn't seem to care, or really noticed it...... Because, Joan & Robert Montgomery had such marvelous chemistry together..... (It's always a refreshing & fun experience watching them every time) They had so much give and take, in their scenes together....... ''Untamed'' is obviously dated, but in a classy, old fashioned way...... What ''Untamed'' has, that other same genre movie lacks today is, ''classy romance''....... I recommend Joan & Robert Montgomery fans to check out this movie...... Really wished Joan & Robert could've made movies together...... They're simply superb, each time they team together......


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