A man brings his devoted pet with him when he is drafted into the army. The pet happens to be an adult lion, named Fearless Fagan. Based on a true story.

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Col. Horne
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A man brings his devoted pet with him when he is drafted into the army. The pet happens to be an adult lion, named Fearless Fagan. Based on a true story.

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15 August 1952 (USA)  »

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Pvt. Floyd Hilston, Company J: He doesn't know he's a lion, he's my friend.
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Referenced in You Bet Your Life: Episode #5.17 (1955) See more »

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The Loveliest Night of the Year
based on "Over the Waves"
Music by Juventino Rosas
Music Adapted by Irving Aaronson
Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
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Amazing animal work
6 March 2001 | by (Lee's Summit, MO.) – See all my reviews

A very cute story, loved the lead actor, he reminded me a lot of Dick Van Dyke in his style. The movie was sweet, innocent, could be seen by any age group. The most amazing thing is how they were able to train a lion to do all that Fagan did in the movie, that part was the most incredible. It was a fun diversion all the way.


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