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Call Her Savage (1932)

 -  Drama  -  27 November 1932 (USA)
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Sexy Texas gal storms her way through life, brawling and boozing until her luck runs out, forcing her to learn the errors of her ways.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Nasa Springer
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Moonglow
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Sunny De Lane
Monroe Owsley ...
Lawrence Crosby
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Ruth Springer
Weldon Heyburn ...
Ronasa
Willard Robertson ...
Pete Springer
Anthony Jowitt ...
Jay Randall
Fred Kohler ...
Silas Jennings
Russell Simpson ...
Old Man in Wagon Train
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Molly
Carl Stockdale ...
Mort
Dorothy Peterson ...
Silas' Wife
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Storyline

Sexy Texas gal storms her way through life, brawling and boozing until her luck runs out, forcing her to learn the errors of her ways. Written by Ed Lorusso

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Taglines:

The throbbing adventures of a woman who unleashed her heart...so revelatory...so courageous in its searching depiction of the secret things in a woman's life that its burning words left a trail of readers breathless and amazed. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Release Date:

27 November 1932 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Sangue Vermelho  »

Box Office

Budget:

$489,652 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(FMC Library Print) (copyright length)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Prints are rare. A fully restored print does exist, however, and is stored at the Museum of Modern Art. See more »

Quotes

Pete Springer: [having seen Nasa and Moonglow] Why were you whipping him?
Nasa Springer: I was practicing in case I ever get married.
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Soundtracks

Oh! Susanna
(1848) (uncredited)
Written by Stephen Foster
In the score during the wagon train sequence
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User Reviews

 
A neglected masterpiece with a bravura performance from Clara Bow.
9 July 2001 | by (Canberra, Australia) – See all my reviews

What a film! Daring to tackle issues few films would even look at today. Stunningly photographed and directed, and with greater style than many early talkies. And at its heart is one of the best film performances ever - Clara Bow proves herself to be a magnificent actress in a role that demands she go through every possible emotion. What a loss it was to cinema when she retired, as great a loss as Garbo. Please MOMA get that restored print out on DVD, so that this great classic can be seen in all its glory!


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