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Hound-Dog Man (1959)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | November 1959 (USA)
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Clint McKinney
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Blackie Scantling
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Dony Wallace
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Aaron McKinney
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Nita Stringer
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Cora McKinney
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Fiddling Tom Waller
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Susie Bell Payson
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Hog Peyson
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Doc Cole
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Grandma Wilson
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Dave Wilson
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Amy Waller
Dennis Holmes ...
Spud McKinney
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Rachel Wilson
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Uma Dívida de Amor  »

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Claude Akins and Edgar Buchanan also appeared together in "Riverboat: Duel on the River" (#2.11) and "Bonanza:Sam Hill" #2.34). See more »

Quotes

Aaron McKinney: All I done what had to be done. Weren't nothin' to take pride in.
Clint McKinney: I take pride in. A heap a pride.
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Featured in Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2 (1999) See more »

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What Big Boy?
Written by Sol Ponti and Frankie Avalon
Sung by Dodie Stevens and backed up by the chorus during the barn dance.
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Country fun
17 July 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This is really just some good old country fun, pretty well done. Hound dog refers to a real dog that they took out hunting, and a young fellow wanted to do that when he grew up. You have romantic tangles with Carol Lynley and young Dodie Stevens, who had a hit with Pink Shoelaces at the time. Pleny of singin and dancin, including a rollicking enjoyable barn dance scene. Fabian sings and so does Dodie. The title song was made into a good rock and roll hit, written by the famous Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman. Not all the songs are great and I have no idea why This Friendly World got any attention. The picture was wide Cinemascope, but full-screen on TV.


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