Son of Paleface
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A sequel to Bob Hope's 1948 box-office success The Paleface, 1952's Son of Paleface is a superior product in every way, thanks largely to the spirited, creative direction of Frank Tashlin. Hope is cast as Junior Potter, a Harvard-educated dude who heads West to claim the inheritance left him by his gunslinger father. Much to his chagrin, Junior discovers that his dad has left him nothing but debts. To stave off Potter Sr.'s angry creditors, Junior pretends that his father has salted away a fortune somewhere in the hills. This arouses the attention of curvaceous saloon owner Mike… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"smashes it out of the ball park"
‑ Paul Brenner, Filmcritic.com
"Wild, cartoonish comedy. Possibly Hope's masterpiece."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"One of the rare sequels that is clearly better than the original."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A solid Western spoof, but not as funny as the original."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
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