Son of Paleface (1952)

Son of Paleface


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A sequel to Bob Hope's 1948 box-office success The Paleface, 1952's Son of Paleface is a superior product in every way, thanks largely to the spirited, creative direction of Frank Tashlin. Hope is cast as Junior Potter, a Harvard-educated dude who heads West to claim the inheritance left him by his gunslinger father. Much to his chagrin, Junior discovers that his dad has left him nothing but debts. To stave off Potter Sr.'s angry creditors, Junior pretends that his father has salted away a … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Frank Tashlin, Robert L. Welch, Joseph Quillan
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On DVD: Nov 21, 2000



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Critic Reviews for Son of Paleface

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Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
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smashes it out of the ball park

Full Review… | May 30, 2009

One of the rare sequels that is clearly better than the original.

Full Review… | April 15, 2007
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Audience Reviews for Son of Paleface


Much more funny than the original.

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