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Go West, Young Lady (1941)

Approved | | Comedy, Music, Western | 27 November 1941 (USA)
Federal Marshall Tex Miller, and his girl-friend Belinda Pendergast are having problems with the masked bandid 'Pecos Pete'.

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Tex Miller
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Lola
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Jim Pendergast (as Charlie Ruggles)
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Hank
Jed Prouty ...
Judge Harmon
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Tom Hannegan
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Bob
Edith Meiser ...
Mrs. Hinkle
Chief Many Treaties ...
Chief Big Thunder (as Bill Hazlet)
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Waffles the Dog
The Foursome ...
The Saloon Quartette
The Texas Playboys ...
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The western town of Headstone is being besieged by the outlaw Killer Pete and his gang. Arriving on the same stagecoach are the new Sheriff and easterner Belinda Pendergast, known as Bill. The new Sheirff is unable to catch Pete and Pete now sends him and the posse out of town where Indians wait in ambush while he and his men ride into town for a big raid. Bill, however, learns who Pete really is and has the townswomen ready to surprise them when they arrive. Written by Maurice VanAuken <mvanauken@a1access.net>

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It's jam-packed with melodrama, music and mirth! See more »

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Comedy | Music | Western

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27 November 1941 (USA)  »

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A Amazona Apaixonada  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Released 11 days before the attack on Pearl Harbor. See more »

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When Ann Miller stands on stage to begin her first big number in the long shot she has her left hand raised to her face. When they immediately cut to the close up she has switched hands. See more »

Soundtracks

Somewhere Along The Trail
Music by Saul Chaplin
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Sung by The Foursome, accompanied by The Texas Playboys
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Ann Miller's Wardrobe Malfunction
22 August 2007 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Penny Singleton (she's Bill) and Glenn Ford (he's Tex) arrive in the western town of Headstone. The town is terrorized by a "Killer Pete" (he wears a black scarf). Resident Ann Miller (she's local bad girl Lola) makes trouble. Will Lola get whatever Lola wants? Will lady Bill find love? And, who is "Killer Pete?"

The film's highlight is a fight, near the end, between Ms. Singleton and Ms. Miller. Note the differing pronunciations of the word "posse" - AND, in a first-class wardrobe malfunction, Singleton accidentally rips open Miller's blouse. Other than that, the film may entertain friends and relatives of those who worked in the production. There are also some country & western musical acts, which could be a treat, if you're a fan.

*** Go West, Young Lady (1941) Frank Strayer ~ Penny Singleton, Glenn Ford, Ann Miller


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