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Son of Paleface (1952)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Romance, Western  |  14 July 1952 (USA)
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Junior Potter returns to claim his father's gold, which is nowhere to be found. "Mike" is the luscious head of a gang of thieves, and Roy Barton is the federal marshal hot on her trail.

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Cast

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Peter Potter Jr.
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Trigger, Roy Barton's Horse (as Trigger Smartest Horse in the Movies)
Bill Williams ...
Lloyd Corrigan ...
Paul E. Burns ...
Ebenezer Hawkins
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Sheriff McIntyre
Harry von Zell ...
Mr. Stoner (as Harry Von Zell)
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Chief Yellow Cloud
William 'Wee Willie' Davis ...
Blacksmith (as Wee Willie Davis)
Charles Cooley ...
Charley (as Charley Cooley)
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Storyline

Junior Potter returns to claim his father's gold, which is nowhere to be found. "Mike" is the luscious head of a gang of thieves, and Roy Barton is the federal marshal hot on her trail.

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Bleichgesicht Junior  »

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Trivia

Frank Tashlin wanted to direct this film because he disliked Norman Z. McLeod's direction of The Paleface (1948) for which he wrote the script. See more »

Goofs

When at the start of the movie Roy Rogers sings "Four legged friend" his stirrups have blue covers with "RR" on them, denoting Roy Rogers and not his character's initials. See more »

Quotes

Mike 'The Torch' Delroy: Put that gun away!
Peter 'Junior' Potter Jr.: Let that be the thought for today.
Kirk: I ought to blow out his yellow liver.
Peter 'Junior' Potter Jr.: Blow out my liver, you'd mess up the onions.
Mike 'The Torch' Delroy: Put it away!
Peter 'Junior' Potter Jr.: Yeah, give me back my yellow liver, it matches my spine.
Mike 'The Torch' Delroy: You know I don't believe in shooting.
Kirk: Someday you'll be sorry you're so tenderhearted.
Peter 'Junior' Potter Jr.: As I always say, tender heart never won tender liver.
[Kirk walks away]
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Crazy Credits

Trigger, as The Smartest Horse in Movies. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Red Skelton Hour: Son of Paleface Spoof (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

Tramp! Tramp! Tramp! (The Prisoner's Hope)
(uncredited)
Written by George Frederick Root
Heard as a theme during the Indian chase
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Hilarious movie, and a treat for Jane Russell fans
26 August 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

A terrifically funny movie. Bob Hope's wisecracking persona and writer-director Frank Tashlin's cartoon-like gags make a perfect blend. And anyone who enjoys Jane Russell has to check out her opening shot in the movie, in which the camera pans up her gorgeous legs while va-va-voom plays on the soundtrack.

Top-notch comedy in every department


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