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Sisters Jane and Penny are arrested for hitchhiking on their way to Los Angeles when they stop for a quick skinny-dip in a rural town. Local agricultural magnate Tropp is a sponsor for a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Penny Lowe
Lori Nelson ...
Jane Lowe
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Russ Tropp
Don Burnett ...
Bob Steele
Glenn Dixon ...
Jack Landis
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Judge Cecilia Steele Tropp
Yvonne Lime ...
Baby
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Lillibet
Robert Foulk ...
Sheriff Mitch Bowers
Wayne Taylor ...
Duke
Jered Barclay ...
Ralph (as Jerry Barclay)
Keith Richards ...
Angelo
Valerie Reynolds ...
Arkie
Lucita ...
Margaritia
Eddie Cochran ...
Bong
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Storyline

Sisters Jane and Penny are arrested for hitchhiking on their way to Los Angeles when they stop for a quick skinny-dip in a rural town. Local agricultural magnate Tropp is a sponsor for a local prison work program and the women get put in the cotton fields to work off their sentence. Tropp marries the middle-aged widowed judge in order to ensure a stable supply of cheap labor in order to undercut his competition. The prisoners suffer ill treatment, but the judge's son has signed on as a hired hand and begins to figure out the scam as he begins falling in love with Jane, and Penny dreams of making it big in showbiz. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Kids gone wrong -- and the 'Farm's' disgraceful penal abuse! See more »

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19 July 1957 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Anonyma koritsia  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

In this film, Mamie Van Doren became the first actress to sing rock and roll in an American musical film. See more »

Quotes

Lillibeth: Don't hit me in the mouth again, you'll break my dental plate.
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Soundtracks

Oobala Baby
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One word: Mamie Van Doren
3 November 2000 | by (Queens, NY) – See all my reviews

I tried and tried not to look at the breasts, but Mamie is so convincing! If not for her endowed assets, my attention would've been flipping all over the place. Supposedly in th 50s, juvenile delinquents do time picking cotton on the farm for the man in the 10 gallon hat. He's not very nice and manipulates everyone in this film. The only thing keeping the teens going is their rock n roll in which Mamie jiggles and wiggles (even admitting it through song) all over the place. She's very good at what she does. By the way, did she have any dialogue in this film? My mind must've been elsewhere.


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