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Frenchie (1950)

Approved | | Romance, Western | 20 April 1951 (Australia)
Frenchie Fontaine sells her successful business in New Orleans to come West. Her reason? Find the men who killed her father, Frank Dawson. But she only knows one of the two who did and she's determined to find out the other.

Director:

Louis King

Writer:

Oscar Brodney (story and screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Joel McCrea ... Sheriff Tom Banning
Shelley Winters ... Frenchie Fontaine
Paul Kelly ... Pete Lambert
Elsa Lanchester ... Countess
Marie Windsor ... Diane Gorman
John Russell ... Lance Cole
John Emery ... Clyde Gorman
George Cleveland ... Mayor Jefferson Harding
Regis Toomey ... Carter
Paul E. Burns ... Rednose
Frank Ferguson ... Jim Dobbs
Vincent Renno Vincent Renno ... Tony
Lawrence Dobkin ... Bartender (as Larry Dobkin)
Lucille Barkley Lucille Barkley ... Dealer
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Storyline

Frenchie Fontaine sells her successful business in New Orleans to come West. Her reason? Find the men who killed her father, Frank Dawson. But she only knows one of the two who did and she's determined to find out the other.

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Taglines:

Every Inch of Her Was Against the Law! She's Tameless...He's Tough!

Genres:

Romance | Western

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 April 1951 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Frenchie See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Frenchie Fontaine Dawson: Don't worry about me sheriff, anything I can get on I can get off.
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Shelly's wide hips fills the screen!
19 August 2019 | by gkhegeSee all my reviews

Great little film. Shelly Winters is smooth, sexy and Mae West funny.The story line is typical of all westerns of the era. Revenge and broken hearts among all. John Russel makes it all work as the protector of Frenchie. No cursing or nudity


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