THE GAY DESPERADO

By : Rouben Mamoulian

With : Nino Martini, Ida Lupino, Leo Carrillo, Harold Huber, James Blakely, Stanley Fields, Mischa Auer
USA, 1936, PAL, 1.66 - 85 m
zone 2, N&B, mono
7.00 €


Directed by Rouben Mamoulian

With Nino Martini, Ida Lupino, Leo Carrillo, Harold Huber, James Blakely, Stanley Fields, Mischa Auer
USA, 1936, PAL, 1.66 - 85 m
zone 2, B&W, mono

Original version with French subtitles

THE GAY DESPERADO (1936) is a comedy film starring Ida Lupino, Leo Carrillo, and Nino Martini and directed by Rouben Mamoulian, produced by Mary Pickford, and originally released by United Artists. The film was restored by the UCLA Film and Television Archive and the Mary Pickford Foundation, and released on DVD in 2006 by Milestone Pictures after being out of distribution for many years.

Opera singer Chivo is currently playing a singing cowboy, and Mexican bandito Braganza kidnaps him (along with Jane, an heiress) so he can learn to become more like the American movie gangsters he admires. Lots of songs including "Cielito lindo", "Adios mi tierra", "The World is Mine Tonight" and "Celeste Aida.


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Ext The Gay Desperado
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