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Susannah of the Mounties (1939)

Approved | | Drama, Family, Romance | 23 June 1939 (USA)
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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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Monty - Inspector Angus Montague
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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
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Corporal Piggott
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Storyline

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!


Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

23 June 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Susannah  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

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

Goofs

During the Indian raid on the Mountie fort, the Blackfeet led by Wolf Pelt enter the compound by unbarring the wooden crossbar on the outside of the door. The crossbar should have been on the inside. See more »

Quotes

Susannah Sheldon: You look very nice.
Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: Thank you, Sue.
Susannah Sheldon: How do you think I look?
Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: You look very nice, too. Where did you get that dress?
Susannah Sheldon: Mr. Pat bought it for me.
Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: Well, well, good for Pat.
Pat O'Hannegan: Thank you, sir.
Susannah Sheldon: It'd be a nice dress to go to a party in.
Inspector Angus 'Monty' Montague: You'd be the belle of the ball.
Susannah Sheldon: If I was invited to a party.
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Soundtracks

I'll Teach You to Waltz
(uncredited)
Written by M.F. Carrey
Played on harmonica by J. Farrell MacDonald and sung by Shirley Temple
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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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