They Had to See Paris (1929)

They Had to See Paris





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This witty comedy features Will Rogers in his sound film debut. He plays an Oklahoman who becomes wealthy after oil is discovered on his property. His wife insists they go to Paris and purchase an enormous chateau to try to live a more appropriate lifestyle. The wife enjoys putting on the style, but her husband misses his simple life back home.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Sonya Levien, Owen, Sr. Davis
In Theaters:
On DVD: Dec 9, 2008
20th Century Fox Film Corporation

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as Pike Peters

as Mrs. Peters

as Opal Peters

as Claudine

as Clark McCurdy

as Marquis De Brissac

as Marquise De Brissac

as Grand Duke Makiall

as Ed Eggers

as Prince Ordinsky

as Ross Peters
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As predictable and boring as a movie, about a family poor who strikes it rich and moves to Paris, can be. It's not funny or dramatic really, but the actors aren't too bad. Overall I didn't like it.

Aj V

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