Destry Rides Again1939

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Destry Rides Again
Directed by:
George Marshall

Starring Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger, Brian Donlevy and Allen Jenkins, "Destry Rides Again" (also known as "Partita d'azzardo", "Große Bluff, Der", "Destry reitet wieder") is a Comedy/Western film directed by George Marshall, and written by Felix Jackson (story), released on December 29 of 1939 in the USA.

They make the fighting sinful west blaze into action before your eyes!

Who directed "Destry Rides Again":

Destry Rides Again was directed by George Marshall, an American director, writer, actor, and producer.

Before Destry Rides Again, George Marshall had directed You Can't Cheat an Honest Man, released in 1939, The Goldwyn Follies (1938), Can This Be Dixie? (1936), Life Begins at Forty (1935), 365 Nights in Hollywood (1934), and She Learned About Sailors (1934). Since, he directed The Ghost Breakers, released in 1940, When the Daltons Rode (1940), Pot o' Gold (1941), The Forest Rangers (1942), Star Spangled Rhythm (1942), and And the Angels Sing (1944).

What was the release date of "Destry Rides Again":

Destry Rides Again was first released in the United States on Friday, December 29, 1939. Also released on this day were Raffles (dir. Sam Wood) and Swanee River (dir. Sidney Lanfield). This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, June 05, 1945 in France; Tuesday, July 15, 1947 in Germany; Friday, October 04, 1946 in Italy and on Friday, May 09, 1941 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Destry Rides Again":

At the casting of Destry Rides Again we find Marlene Dietrich, previously seen in Angel (1937) and Knight Without Armour (1937); James Stewart (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939), Land of Liberty (1939)); Mischa Auer (Sweethearts (1938), Little Tough Guys in Society (1938)) [ more... ]

  • James Stewart, Jack Carson, Joe King and Dickie Jones also appeared together in Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, released in 1939.
  • James Stewart, Mischa Auer, Samuel S. Hinds and Lillian Yarbo can all be seen in You Can't Take It with You, released in 1938.
  • Samuel S. Hinds and Marlene Dietrich, Mischa Auer, Billy Gilbert also appeared in Seven Sinners, released in 1940.
  • Brian Donlevy, Tom Fadden and Joe King also appeared together in The Glass Key, released in 1942.
  • Samuel S. Hinds and Warren Hymer, Una Merkel also worked together in The Cat's-Paw, released in 1934.
  • Charles Winninger, Tom Fadden and Virginia Brissac can be seen in State Fair, released in 1945.
  • Samuel S. Hinds, Virginia Brissac and Joe King can all be seen in It's a Date, released in 1940.
  • Joe King and Charles Winninger, Virginia Brissac can all be seen in If I Had My Way, released in 1940.
  • Brian Donlevy, Tom Fadden and Joe King can all be seen in When the Daltons Rode, released in 1940.
  • Una Merkel, Billy Gilbert and Samuel S. Hinds can also be seen in Evelyn Prentice, released in 1934.
  • Tom Fadden and James Stewart, Samuel S. Hinds also appeared in It's a Wonderful Life, released in 1946.

What is the Storyline of "Destry Rides Again":

Saloon owner Kent (Brian Donlevy), the unscrupulous boss of the fictional Western town of Bottleneck, has the town's Sheriff, Keogh, killed when the Sheriff asks one too many questions about a rigged poker game. Kent and "Frenchy" (Marlene Dietrich), his girlfriend and the dance hall queen, now have a stranglehold over the local cattle ranchers. The crooked town's mayor, Hiram J. Slade (Samuel S. Hinds), who is in collusion with Kent, appoints the town drunk, Washington Dimsdale (Charles Winninger), as the [...]

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