A Lady Takes a Chance
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A Lady Takes a Chance
Manhattan working girl Jean Arthur bids goodbye to her three erstwhile suitors (Grant Withers, Hans Conried and Grady Sutton) to take a bus tour of the west. En route, she meets handsome rodeo-star John Wayne, whose bucking bronco hurls him directly into her lap. Stranded in a tank town with Wayne and his sidekick Charles Winninger, Arthur is introduced to the sort of frontier activities not covered by the tour books: gambling, boozing and brawling. Not surprisingly, Arthur wants to hightail it back to the East, but by now Wayne has fallen in love with her. Lady Takes a Chance was produced for… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"War era comedy is nice turn for John Wayne, co-starring radiant Jean Arthur."
‑ Steve Crum, Video-Reviewmaster.com
"In this light, minor fare, made before he became a star, Wayne is cast as Duke Hudkins (Duke was his nickname), an easy-going rodeo rider who treasures his indpendence. ."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A lightweight romantic comedy that's pleasing because of the easygoing relationship between stars Jean Arthur and John Wayne."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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