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Laddie (1940)

Handsome Laddie Stanton courts neighbor Pamela Pryor, meeting opposition from her stern military father, recently immigrated from England.

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Laddie Stanton
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Pamela Pryor
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Sister Stanton
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Mrs. Stanton
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Mr. John Stanton
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Mr. Charles Pryor
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Sarah, the Housekeeper
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Leon Stanton
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Shelley Stanton (as Joan Brodel)
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Sally Stanton
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Peter Dover
Mary Forbes ...
Mrs. Anna Pryor
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Robert Pryor
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Handsome Laddie Stanton courts neighbor Pamela Pryor, meeting opposition from her stern military father, recently immigrated from England.

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18 January 1940 (USA)  »

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A Floresta Encantada  »

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Average movie, good acting
12 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

Run-of-the-mill RKO cheapie with simple storyline and unsatisfying finish. The acting is pretty good overall. Joan Carroll is amazing as Little Sister. Miles Mander does a very good job portraying the stubborn and dislikable Mr. Pryor. Best part is the rather intense scene in which Laddie tells Pryor that he wants to marry his daughter. All in all a mildly entertaining average b-movie with over average actors, a too prominent musical score and a nice short duration.


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