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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Uncle Lucius
Ronald Squire ...
Toynbee (His Solicitor)
David Horne ...
James (His Butler)
Eynon Evans ...
Mason (Manager - Jonathan Tibbs & Co.)
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Jonathan Tibbs
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Kate
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Masters
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Keeno
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Jack
Sidney James ...
The Drunk
Donald Stewart ...
The Drummer
Reed De Rouen ...
Clayborne
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A Barber
Charles Irwin ...
Luke
Gordon Tanner ...
Wilkins
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A proper English gentleman, traveling in the American West, inadvertently stops an Indian attack on the stagecoach in which he is a passenger. When the stage gets to the nearest town, the raucous Fractured Jaw--which is being plagued by unruly cowbys, bandits and marauding Indians--the story spreads, and he is appointed sheriff. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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13 March 1959 (West Germany)  »

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Sheriff wider Willen  »

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Average Shot Length = ~7.7 seconds. Median Shot Length = ~6.8 seconds. See more »

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As Kenneth More is playing poker with the mayor and other townspeople, the number of coins on the table in front of him suddenly changes as he rakes in the pot while the camera angle shifts. See more »

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Strolling Down the Lane with Bill
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Written by Harry Harris
Performed by Connie Francis
Jayne Mansfield singing voice
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A match made in heaven?
13 April 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Good family film - something particularly wholesome about Kenneth More

  • and I don't want to 'rain on the parade' (More is one of my favourite


actors and 1958 one of my favourite years - see also: A Night to Remember', More et al 1958). But there does seem to be a lack of chemistry between More (Jonathan Tibbs) and Jayne Mansfield (Kate) - notwithstanding that this is primarily a spoof-western comedy rather than a RomCom. Did they actually get on? Some of the scenes with just the two of them are painfully laboured. But, yes, the film (due in no small part to the laconic ease of More) is entirely watchable, and the production values - even for this lightweight film - are as high as you would expect from any mainstream Hollywood film of the day.


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