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Lady from Louisiana (1941)

 -  Drama  -  22 April 1941 (USA)
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Northern lawyer John Reynolds travels to New Orleans to try and clean up the local crime syndicate based around a lottery. Although he meets Julie Mirbeau and they are attracted to each ... See full summary »

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Ona Munson ...
Julie Mirbeau
Ray Middleton ...
Blackburn 'Blackie' Williams
Henry Stephenson ...
General Anatole Mirbeau
Helen Westley ...
Blanche Brunot
Jack Pennick ...
Cuffy Brown
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Felice
Shimen Ruskin ...
Gaston
Jacqueline Dalya ...
Pearl
Paul Scardon ...
Judge Wilson
James H. McNamara ...
Senator Cassidy (as Major James H. MacNamara)
James C. Morton ...
Littlefield
Maurice Costello ...
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Northern lawyer John Reynolds travels to New Orleans to try and clean up the local crime syndicate based around a lottery. Although he meets Julie Mirbeau and they are attracted to each other, the fact that her father heads the lottery means they end up on opposite sides. When her father is killed, Julie becomes more and more involved in the shady activities and in blocking Reynolds' attempts at prosecution. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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22 April 1941 (USA)  »

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Lady from New Orleans  »

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In 1953, Republic Pictures theatrically reissued this film on a double bill with another John Wayne western, A Man Betrayed (1941). See more »

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Trés Bien
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Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Eddie Cherkose
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A Passable Timekiller
20 June 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

John Wayne battles the forces of corruption down New Orleans way in this passable time-killer.Henry Stephenson as the owner of a lottery game that's been robbing the town blind and Ray Middleton as his right hand man both put in decent performances.There's also a love story here but the sparks between Wayne and Ona Munson don't fly too far.The ending with biblical overtones that could have stood some better special effects,but all in all this film is fun to watch.


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