MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,770 this week

The Dalton Girls (1957)

Passed  |   |  Action, Adventure, Comedy  |  December 1957 (USA)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 124 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 1 critic

Female relatives of the infamous Dalton gang carry on the family tradition.

Director:

(as Reginald LeBorg)

Writers:

(screenplay), (story)
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

WATCH NOW

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

MGM
a list of 81 titles
created 28 Jun 2013
 
a list of 763 titles
created 20 Sep 2013
 
a list of 740 titles
created 16 Mar 2014
 
a list of 50 titles
created 25 May 2014
 
a list of 4346 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Dalton Girls" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Dalton Girls (1957)

The Dalton Girls (1957) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Dalton Girls.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Lusty Men (1952)
Action | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When he sustains a rodeo injury, star rider Jeff McCloud returns to his hometown after many years of absence. He signs on as a hired hand with a local ranch, where he befriends fellow ranch... See full summary »

Directors: Nicholas Ray, Robert Parrish
Stars: Susan Hayward, Robert Mitchum, Arthur Kennedy
War Drums (1957)
Action | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The friendship between a white man and an Apache chief is tested when they fall in love with the same woman during a time of frontier conflict.

Director: Reginald Le Borg
Stars: Lex Barker, Joan Taylor, Ben Johnson
Distant Drums (1951)
Action | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After destroying a Seminole fort, American soldiers and their rescued companions must face the dangerous Everglades and hostile Indians in order to reach safety

Director: Raoul Walsh
Stars: Gary Cooper, Mari Aldon, Richard Webb
McLintock! (1963)
Comedy | Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

George Washington McLintock, "GW" to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen
Stars: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Patrick Wayne
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Story of women who marry GIs just so they can receive the soldiers' pay and their life insurance if they are killed in action.

Director: William Nigh
Stars: Kay Francis, Paul Kelly, Otto Kruger
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A murderous thief on the run with stolen loot forces a poor rancher to guide him across the desert into Mexico. Accompanying them is the rancher's wife, who happens to be the killer's former girlfriend.

Director: Allan Dwan
Stars: Ray Milland, Anthony Quinn, Debra Paget
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An incompetent Cavalry lieutenant leads his patrol into an Apache ambush on the Tomahawk Trail,gets wounded in a skirmish and loses the command to his sergeant.

Director: Lesley Selander
Stars: Chuck Connors, John Smith, Susan Cummings
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Merry Anders ...
Lisa Davis ...
...
Sue George ...
Marigold Dalton
...
Ed Hinton ...
Detective Hiram Parsh
Glenn Dixon ...
Mr. Slidell, the Mortician
Johnny Western ...
Joe
...
Mr. Sewell, the Bank Manager
Douglas Henderson ...
Bank Cashier
Kevin Enright ...
George, the Bartender
Al Wyatt Sr. ...
Sheriff St. Ives
Edit

Storyline

After the Dalton brothers are killed off by lawmen, their female relatives take up where they left off, but armed with more dangerous weapons. The embark on a series of stagecoach robberies, bank hold-ups and picking up loose change here and there. The girls are Holly (Merry Anders,, the oldest and gang-leader; Rose Lisa Davis),, a cold-blooded killer; Columbine (Penny Edwards), who mostly wants out; and Marigold ('Sue George'), who mostly holds the horses. A gambler, W. T. "Illinois" Grey (John Russell), is on hand to bind Columbine's wounds. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

DEADLIER THAN THE JAMES BOYS - MORE DESPERATE THAN THE DALTON BROTHERS! (original poster - all caps) See more »


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

December 1957 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Esclavas del crimen  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

[first lines]
[Slidell has just posted a sign announcing a 25-cent fee for viewing the dead Dalton Boys]
Mr. Slidell, the Mortician: Ah, good morning, Mr. Parsh.
Detective Hiram Parsh: Good morning.
Mr. Slidell, the Mortician: Oh, Mr. Parsh, just a moment, please. Twenty-five cents, sir.
Detective Hiram Parsh: Identification is my object, Mr. Slidell, not amusement.
Mr. Slidell, the Mortician: You're a private detective, sir, not a lawman with the privileges of a public servant. Twenty-five cents, please, sir.
[Parsh throws a quarter into the dust a Slidell's feet]
See more »

Connections

Version of Bad Girls (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

A Gun Is My True Love
Written by Les Baxter and Jim Baxter
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
loved it
24 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have issues with watching old movies, particularly black and white films. The editing, the dialogue, the acting, the plot...etc. I have been trained by modern society too well, it sucks. And I feel bad about it, not enjoying old movies the way I should. Which brings me to the dalton girls. Loved it. It was ahead of its time in so many ways. The plot, the characters, even some of the dialogue. And the lead male was HOT, which is often not true in older movies and yes I am looking at you Humphrey Bogart and Fred Astaire. It was so fast paced compared to other movies at the time and fun and real. I only got annoyed once! So I am tired of hearing this "B-movie" attack on this movie. I am impressed. I wasn't even planning on watching this film. I just came home form drinking one night and found it on...and it takes a lot to grab my attention after i have been drinking. Cheers dalton ladies!


6 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Worst!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ! nick7dawg
Discuss The Dalton Girls (1957) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?