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Stay Away, Joe (1968)

 -  Comedy | Musical | Western  -  8 March 1968 (USA)
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Half-breed rodeo champ returns to the reservation to help his people prove they can be responsible.

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Joe Lightcloud
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Charlie Lightcloud
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Glenda Callahan
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Annie Lightcloud
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Grandpa
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Hy Slager
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Bronc Hoverty
Quentin Dean ...
Mamie Callahan
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Mrs. Hawkins
Douglas Henderson ...
Congressman Morrissey
Angus Duncan ...
Lorne Hawkins
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Frank Hawk (as Michael Lane)
Susan Trustman ...
Mary Lightcloud
Warren Vanders ...
Hike Bowers
Buck Kartalian ...
Bull Shortgun
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Half-breed rodeo champ returns to the reservation to help his people prove they can be responsible.

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Elvis goes West...and the West goes wild! See more »


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Rated PG for mild sensuality, language and comic violence | See all certifications »
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Born Rich  »

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Trivia

During the fight scene at the party, Elvis Presley goes outside to tell the band to play something slow. He and his friend Charlie Hodge, who has a bit role in the film as a guitar player in the band, start cracking up during Elvis' line. Charlie later said the reason for the laughter was that it was cold outside and Elvis' nose was running. See more »

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Joe Lightcloud: She can chew on my mocassin anytime.
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Referenced in Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The 1970s (2002) See more »

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All I Needed Was the Rain
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Written by Fred Wise & Ben Weisman
Performed and Sung by Elvis Presley
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As An Elvis Fan, I Loved It
21 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Pretty much everybody who ever talks about this film says it's horrible and stupid. I could not disagree more. This is a light-hearted and funny movie that left me with a smile on my face. Sure, it's silly...but it's supposed to be. And Katy Jurado and Burgess Meredith both give hilarious performances. The 4 songs in the film are fun and catchy, and as always...Elvis's voice is top-notch. Three of his friends (Charlie Hodge, Joe Esposito, and Sonny West) join him on this movie, and it only adds to the fun.

Say what you want about this movie, but as an Elvis fan...I was just happy to get to spend over an hour laughing with the King.

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