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Hound-Dog Man (1959)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | November 1959 (USA)
A farm boy and his dog go hunting with his teenage brother (Fabian) and an older friend ( Stuart Whitman) in 1912.

Director:

Don Siegel

Writers:

Fred Gipson (book), Winston Miller
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fabian ... Clint McKinney
Stuart Whitman ... Blackie Scantling
Carol Lynley ... Dony Wallace
Arthur O'Connell ... Aaron McKinney
Dodie Stevens ... Nita Stringer
Betty Field ... Cora McKinney
Royal Dano ... Fiddling Tom Waller
Margo Moore ... Susie Bell Payson
Claude Akins ... Hog Peyson
Edgar Buchanan ... Doc Cole
Jane Darwell ... Grandma Wilson
L.Q. Jones ... Dave Wilson
Virginia Gregg ... Amy Waller
Dennis Holmes ... Spud McKinney
Rachel Stephens Rachel Stephens ... Rachel Wilson
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Storyline

A farm boy and his dog go hunting with his teenage brother (Fabian) and an older friend ( Stuart Whitman) in 1912.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

November 1959 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Uma Dívida de Amor See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Color by Deluxe)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Claude Akins and Edgar Buchanan also appeared together in "Riverboat: Duel on the River" (#2.11) and "Bonanza:Sam Hill" #2.34). See more »

Quotes

Aaron McKinney: All I done what had to be done. Weren't nothin' to take pride in.
Clint McKinney: I take pride in. A heap a pride.
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Soundtracks

Got the Feeling
Written by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
Sung by Fabian
Cut from film version
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Country fun
17 July 2010 | by GeoSlvSee all my reviews

This is really just some good old country fun, pretty well done. Hound dog refers to a real dog that they took out hunting, and a young fellow wanted to do that when he grew up. You have romantic tangles with Carol Lynley and young Dodie Stevens, who had a hit with Pink Shoelaces at the time. Pleny of singin and dancin, including a rollicking enjoyable barn dance scene. Fabian sings and so does Dodie. The title song was made into a good rock and roll hit, written by the famous Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman. Not all the songs are great and I have no idea why This Friendly World got any attention. The picture was wide Cinemascope, but full-screen on TV.


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