September 8, 2014
1939 – Paris Honeymoon
Paris Honeymoon (1939, Paramount)
As “Lucky Lawton”
Cast: Shirley Ross, Franciska Gaal, Akim Tamiroff, Edward Everett Horton.
Director: Frank Tuttle
Producer: Harlan Thompson
Screenwriters: Frank Butler & Don Hartman from a story by Angela Sherwood.
Summary: Millionaire cowboy Crosby visits France planning to marry the Countess de Remi (Ross), but meets a native girl (Gaal) and falls in love with her. This is one of only two American films that the talented Franciska Gaal appeared in. The other was 1938’s “The Buccaneer.”
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