Deadwood, Dakota Territory, is largely the abode of men, where Indian scout Calamity Jane is as hard-riding, boastful, and handy with a gun as any; quite an overpowering personality. But the army lieutenant she favors doesn't really appreciate her finer qualities. One of Jane's boasts brings her to Chicago to recruit an actress for the Golden Garter stage. Arrived, the lady in question appears (at first) to be a more feminine rival for the favors of Jane's male friends...including her friendly enemy Wild Bill Hickock.
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Did You Know?
The saloon interior was designed by Harper Goff, who also designed for Disneyland including the interior of the Golden Horseshoe Saloon, which explains why they look so similar. See more
In the close-up shot of Calamity suspended by the rope from the saloon ceiling, it is obvious that the rope is holding steady quite some way off the vertical. A wire is visible suspended to the seat of her trousers. See more
[looks inside stage coach
Is there a woman in here?
[Indians are looking at and touching Frances clothes and bag inside the stage coach
No sir. Just Indians.
Referenced in Lady in the Water
Just Blew in from the Windy City
Written by Sammy Fain
Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
Sung and danced by Doris Day See more