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Stranded (1935)

Approved | | Drama, Romance | 29 June 1935 (USA)

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Cast

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Lynn Palmer
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Mack Hale
Patricia Ellis ...
Velma Tuthill
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John Wesley
Robert Barrat ...
Stanislaus Janauschek
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Sharkey
Joseph Crehan ...
Johnny Quinn
William Harrigan ...
Updyke
Henry O'Neill ...
Mr. Tuthill
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James 'Jimmy' Rivers
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Mike Gibbons
Edward McWade ...
Tim Powers
June Travis ...
Mary Rand
Ann Shoemaker ...
Mrs. Tuthill
Gavin Gordon ...
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A bizarre item connected with this film is that a night shot of a cityscape including a movie marquee advertising "Kay Francis in Stranded" has turned up on public transportation upholstery in the Czech Republic - the fabric has the image backwards, but the marquee is still readable. Makes a nice movie buff bus commute. See more »

Quotes

Lynn Palmer: You know what you are? You're a man with his shirt off!
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About a Quarter to Nine
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Music by Harry Warren
Played as dance music at the St. Regis hotel
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One of Kay's best
8 May 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just saw this on Turner, and was pleasantly surprised.

I've never seen it mentioned in articles about Kay Francis, but it's one of her most likable roles. She looks great, as always, but she's more than a clothes-horse, and there's more to her character than her love life.

Remarkably, this is one of the rare 1930s "independent woman" films in which the woman stays independent and strong while remaining feminine in the best sense of that word.

Also interesting is the extensive footage of the building of the San Francisco Bay Bridge. That footage might have been just "filler" in another movie, but it fits right in here.

Definitely recommended!


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