skip navigation
Francis

Francis(1950)

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:
Remind Me

TCMDb Archive MaterialsView all archives (0)

DVDs from TCM Shop

Francis A talking mule helps a hapless... MORE > $14.98 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

OVERVIEW

powered by AFI

DVDs from TCM Shop

Francis A talking mule helps a hapless... MORE > $14.98
Regularly $14.98
buy now

Brief Synopsis

A talking mule helps a hapless soldier uncover an enemy agent.

Cast & Crew

Arthur Lubin Director
Donald O'Connor Peter Stirling
Patricia Medina Maureen Gelder
ZaSu Pitts Valerie Humpert
Ray Collins Colonel Hooker
John McIntire General Stevens
Eduard Franz Colonel Plepper
Howland Chamberlin Major Nadel
James Todd Colonel Saunders
Robert Warwick Colonel Carmichael
Frank Faylen Sgt. Chillingbacker
Francis The talking mule
Anthony Curtis Captain Jones
SEE ALL CAST AND CREW

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1950 Production Date:  AFI; UCLA
16mm safety; 2 reels of 2 (ca. 4600 ft.); M29072; A1-155-1
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Recording) Production Co:  Universal-International Pictures Co., Inc.
Duration(mins):  91 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,173    
Duration(reels):  not available    

Leonard Maltin Ratings & Review

LEONARD MALTIN MOVIE RATING

LEONARD MALTIN MOVIE REVIEW:

User Ratings & Review

This title has not been reviewed. Be the FIRST to write a review by CLICKING HERE >

User Ratings & Review

User Reviews:

  • Recommend:

  • Cinema History:

  • Cinematography:

  • Lead Performers:

  • Supporting Cast:

  • Director:

  • Screen Play:

  • Music Score:

  • Title Sequence:

User Ratings:

  • GUFFAW,GUFFAW!

    Elizabtah F. 2009-06-11

    The idea of a talking mule in Burma saving an extremely hot GI is ridiculous,but still,it's a great watch and...you get to see Donald O'Connor... MORE>

  • Francis offers fine wit and pointed sarcasm.

    John 2007-04-02

    Arthur Lubin, who created the Mr. Ed television series, I believe, does a very good job in directing this work which I have continued to enjoy repeatedly... MORE>

  • FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT

    GRAY 2007-04-02

    THIS IS ONE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TO ENJOY.I ALWAYS ENJOY SEEING IT ON TCM. MORE>