Fancy Pants
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Fancy Pants is a musicalized remake of the oft-filmed Harry Leon Wilson story Ruggles of Red Gap, tailored to the talents of "Mr. Robert Hope (formerly Bob)". The basic plotline of the original, that of an English butler entering the service of a rowdy nouveau-riche family from the American West, is retained. The major difference is that main character (Bob Hope) plays a third-rate American actor who only pretends to be a British gentleman's gentleman. Social-climbing American heiress Lucille Ball hires Hope to impress her high-society English acquaintances, then takes him back… More

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"Silly Bob Hope/Lucille Ball comedy with slapstick moments."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"So-so Bob Hope version of Ruggles of Red Gap. Bright songs help."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Confiando excessivamente no carisma de suas duas estrelas, o filme se esquece do mais importante: fazer rir."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
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