The Paleface (Special Edition) (Blu-ray)

Directed by Norman Z. McLeod

Release Year: 1948
Running Time: 91
UPC: 7 38329 24805 5
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Comedy, Western
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Cast
Bob Hope
Jane Russell
Robert Armstrong
Iris Adrian
Bobby Watson
Jackie Searl

Crew
Directed by Norman Z. McLeod

The Wild West has never been wilder or funnier than in this classic farce which introduced the Academy Award-winning song “Buttons and Bows.” In one of his most popular roles, comedy legend Bob Hope (My Favorite Brunette, Road to Morocco) plays “Painless” Peter Potter, a timid correspondence school dentist earning a shaky living in the lawless West. When “Painless” is seduced into agreeing to a quickie marriage by the voluptuous Jane Russell (The Outlaw), he thinks his luck has changed. Little does he suspect that Russell is actually sharpshooter Calamity Jane, hot on the trail of a dangerous renegade gang and that she is simply using “Painless” as her cover and unwitting dupe! This Old West burlesque, brightened by Technicolor and uproarious slapstick, went on to become one of Bob Hope’s best-loved films and his biggest box-office hit. Directed by Norman Z. McLeod (My Favorite Spy, Alias Jesse James) and co-starring Robert Armstrong (King Kong). In 1952, Hope and Russell returned for the sequel Son of Paleface, co-starring cowboy legend Roy Rogers and his trusty horse Trigger.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

NEW Audio Commentary by Film Historian and Critic Sergio Mims

Entertaining the Troops

Command Performance 1945

"Buttons & Bows" Sing-Along

Theatrical Trailer

Optional English Subtitles


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