Alias Jesse James

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Milford Farnsworth (Bob Hope) is a life insurance man who sells a policy to the outlaw Jesse James. Realizing the risk, the company sends Farnsworth to make the agreement null and void. Jesse (Wendell Corey) hopes to switch identities with the hapless agent in hopes Farnsworth is killed and Jesse can collect the money. Comedy ensues as attempts are made to reverse the agreement in lieu of the gunfighter's dangerous occupation.

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Bob Hope
as Milford Farnsworth
Rhonda Fleming
as Cora Lee Collins
Wendell Corey
as Jesse James
Jim Davis
as Frank James
Gloria Talbott
as Indian Maiden
Will Wright
as Titus Queasley
Mary Young
as Ma James
Sid Melton
as Fight Fan
George E. Stone
as Gibson Girl Fan
James Burke
as Charlie
Joseph Vitale
as Sam Hiawatha
Hugh O'Brian
as Wyatt Earp
Ward Bond
as Maj. Seth Adams
Oliver Blake
as Undertaker
James Arness
as Matt Dillon
Roy Rogers
as Himself
Fess Parker
as Davy Crockett
Gail Davis
as Annie Oakley
James Garner
as Bret Maverick
J. Anthony Hughes
as Dirty Dog Saloonkeeper
Gene Autry
as Himself
Bing Crosby
as Himself
Ethan Laidlaw
as Henchman
Jack Lambert
as Snake Brice
Gary Cooper
as Himself
Lyle Latell
as Conductor
Glenn Strange
as Henchman
Harry Tyler
as Elmo, the Station Master
Richard Alexander
as Jeremiah Cole
Mike Ross
as Killer
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Audience Reviews for Alias Jesse James

  • Apr 01, 2011
    Another funny movie with Hope. It does get a little too silly at times, and the story is predictable, but if you're a fan of his, like I am, you'll enjoy this movie.
    Aj V Super Reviewer
  • Jul 24, 2008
    Another hilarious Bob Hope classic.
    Anthony V Super Reviewer

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