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The Tenderfoot

1932 1h 10m Comedy List
Reviews Cowboy Peter Jones (Joe E. Brown) travels from Texas to New York, intent on making a fortune for himself and his mother. Targeting Peter as an easy mark, producers Sam Lehman (Lew Cody) and McLure (Robert Greig) convince him to invest in their show. Attracted to their secretary, Ruth (Ginger Rogers), Peter agrees. However, Ruth predicts the show will be a failure, and when it flops Peter buys out his partners. With Ruth's help, Peter then faces a series of bizarre challenges to revive the show. Read More Read Less

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Dennis Schwartz Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews A silly comedy. Rated: C+ Aug 16, 2017 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis Cowboy Peter Jones (Joe E. Brown) travels from Texas to New York, intent on making a fortune for himself and his mother. Targeting Peter as an easy mark, producers Sam Lehman (Lew Cody) and McLure (Robert Greig) convince him to invest in their show. Attracted to their secretary, Ruth (Ginger Rogers), Peter agrees. However, Ruth predicts the show will be a failure, and when it flops Peter buys out his partners. With Ruth's help, Peter then faces a series of bizarre challenges to revive the show.
Director
Ray Enright
Producer
Bryan Foy
Screenwriter
Earl Baldwin, Monty Banks, Arthur Caesar
Production Co
First National Pictures
Genre
Comedy
Original Language
English
Release Date (DVD)
Jul 23, 2010
Runtime
1h 10m