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Son of Paleface (1952)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance, Western | 14 July 1952 (USA)
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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Trigger, Roy Barton's Horse (as Trigger Smartest Horse in the Movies)
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Ebenezer Hawkins
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Sheriff McIntyre
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Mr. Stoner (as Harry Von Zell)
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Blacksmith (as Wee Willie Davis)
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Charley (as Charley Cooley)
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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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1.37 : 1
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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

Peter 'Junior' Potter Jr.: Why, I'm so mean, I hate myself.
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Crazy Credits

8 Beautiful Girlies 8, count 'em! as The Dirty Shame Rockettes. See more »

Connections

Featured in Legends of the West (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Wing-Ding Tonight
by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Performed by Bob Hope and Jane Russell (uncredited)
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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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