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Susannah of the Mounties (1939)

PG  |   |  Drama, Family  |  23 June 1939 (USA)
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Shirley is the orphaned survivor of an Indian attack in the Canadian West. A Mountie and his girlfriend take her in. Everybody suffers further Indian attacks and the Mountie is saved from ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Monty - Inspector Angus Montague
Margaret Lockwood ...
Vicky Standing
Martin Good Rider ...
Little Chief
J. Farrell MacDonald ...
Pat O'Hannegan
Maurice Moscovitch ...
Chief Big Eagle (as Maurice Moscovich)
Moroni Olsen ...
Supt. Andrew Standing
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Wolf Pelt
Lester Matthews ...
Harlan Chambers
Leyland Hodgson ...
Randall
Herbert Evans ...
Doctor
Jack Luden ...
Williams
Charles Irwin ...
Sergeant MacGregor
John Sutton ...
Corporal Piggott
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Shirley is the orphaned survivor of an Indian attack in the Canadian West. A Mountie and his girlfriend take her in. Everybody suffers further Indian attacks and the Mountie is saved from the stake only by Shirley's intervention with the Indian chief. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Flaming arrows! Cracking rifles!

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Drama | Family

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23 June 1939 (USA)  »

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Susannah  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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The Indians used in this picture are from the Blackfeet Reservation in Montana. See more »

Quotes

Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: Listen, Sue, you and I are going to have a little talk. There never was anything to be afraid of that can't be cured by one little word. Do you know what that word is? Courage. It can beat the toughest situation that ever happened. You see, when you're afraid of things, the more you think of them, the bigger they get. But if you just throw your head back and say, 'I won't be scared of anything anymore,' then you're not.
Susannah Sheldon: Aren't you ever afraid of anything?
Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: Well, let's put it this way. Whenever I...
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Referenced in Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Rent-A-Kube (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

In the Gloaming
(1877) (uncredited)
Music by Annie Fortescue Harrison
Lyrics by Meta Orred
Sung a cappella by soldiers in Supt. Standing's home
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Delightful Western
12 May 1999 | by (California) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorite Shirley Temple films. She as always is captivating. The story line is interesting, and the characters believable. I would recommend this to any family to watch.


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