The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas


1h 54m 1982

Brief Synopsis

The town sheriff and a madame team up to stop a televison evanagelist from shutting down the local whorehouse, the famed "Chicken Ranch."

Photos & Videos

The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Publicity Stills
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Lobby Card Set
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Scene Stills

Film Details

Also Known As
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Det bästa lilla horhuset i Texas
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Musical
Release Date
1982
Production Company
Steven Klinghoffer

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Synopsis

The town sheriff and a madame team up to stop a televison evanagelist from shutting down the local whorehouse, the famed "Chicken Ranch."

Crew

Fred Albrecht

Best Boy

Bob Alcivar

Music Arranger

Carl Aldana

Production

Peter Altobelli

Makeup

Cindy Baggett

Makeup

Tom Bartholomew

Other

Richard Baskin

Music

Bill Becker

Video Playback

Gerald H Boatright

Electrician

Michael Bourne

Production Associate

Robert L Boyett

Producer

Robert Boyle

Production Designer

George Brand

Music Editor

David Bretherton

Editor

Neil Brewer

Assistant Editor

Steve Bridge

Camera Operator

Theresa Burt

Production Assistant

Bobby Byrne

Photography

Bill Cameron

Other

John W Carr

Assistant Editor

Joe Collins

Best Boy

Janet M Daube

Assistant

Bobby J Davenport

Animal Trainer

Irene De'atley

Hair

Gary Dodd

Key Grip

Bruce Ehrlich

Auditor

Nicholas Eliopoulos

Editor

Nicholas Eliopoulos

Production Coordinator

Tom Ellingwood

Makeup

Bruce Ericksen

Wardrobe

Bill Essary

Assistant Editor

April Ferry

Wardrobe

Carl Fischer

Video Playback

Erica Flaum

Assistant Editor

Michael Fowler

Music Editor

William Fraker

Dp/Cinematographer

William Fraker

Director Of Photography

Kathleen Gale

Wardrobe

Jack Garsha

Color Timer

Fred Gebler

Special Effects

Dow Griffith

Associate Producer

Dorian Grusman

Choreographer

Lynda Gurasich

Hair

Carol Hall

Song

Walter Hannemann

Editor

Wally Harper

Choreographer

Jack Hayes

Original Music

Iris Hedrick

Accounting Assistant

Craig P Herring

Sound Editor

Pembroke J. Herring

Editor

Phil Hetos

Consultant

Eddie Hice

Stunt Coordinator

J Paul Higgins

Production Assistant

Colin Higglins

Screenplay

Lindsay Hill

Assistant Director

Lindsay Hill

Video Playback

Jack Hofstra

Editor

Bruce R Hogard

Wardrobe

Gary Hold

Gaffer

Rick Holley

Helicopter Pilot

Glenn Hoskinson

Sound Editor

Gil Hudson

Sound Editor

Joseph Hurley

Production

Roger Jaep

Sound Editor

Walt Jenevein

Sound Editor

William B. Kaplan

Sound

Chris Karamanos

Caterer

Liz Keigley

Casting

Larry L. King

Play As Source Material

Larry L. King

Screenplay

Steven Klinghoffer

Cable Operator

Liz Kohlman

Assistant

Jan Koshay

Dolly Grip

Terry Leibling

Casting

Barbara Lorenz

Hair

Michael Lynn

Wardrobe

Peter Masterson

Book As Source Material

Peter Masterson

Screenplay

Billy May

Original Music

Nick Mclean

Camera Operator

Edward K Milkis

Producer

Thomas L Miller

Producer

Tony Monzo

Transportation Coordinator

Gerald Moss

Property Master

Bob Mundell

Electrician

Stevie Myers

Animal Trainer

Norman Newberry

Art Director

Phill Norman

Titles

Princess O'mahoney

Production Assistant

Emmitt-leon O'neill

Assistant Director

Colleen Owens

Hair

Arthur J Parker

Set Decorator

Dolly Parton

Song

Dolly Parton

Music Supervisor

Douglas Pentek

Gaffer

Greg Perry

Music Supervisor

Greg Perry

Music Arranger

Keith Peterman

Assistant Camera Operator

Stanley H Polinsky

Sound

Steve Poster

Photography

Willie Radcliff

Craft Service

Phil Read

Construction Coordinator

Shari Rhodes

Casting

Frank Richwood

Assistant Art Director

Lorraine Roberson

Hair

Cal Roberts

Assistant Camera Operator

Robbie Robinson

Photography

William Rodenbaugh

Production Accountant

Shorty Rogers

Music Arranger

Andrew Romanoff

Other

Norman Saling

Wardrobe

Earl Sampson

Boom Operator

Jack Frost Sanders

Assistant Director

Marshall Schlom

Script Supervisor

Arthur Schneider

Assistant Art Director

David A Simmons

Assistant Editor

Herbert Spencer

Original Music

John Stacy

Sound Editor

Bruce Stambler

Sound Editor

Carole Steller

Assistant

John J Stephens

Sound

Tony Stevens

Choreographer

Shirlee Strahm

Wardrobe

Bill Taylor

Photography

Bobby Thomas

Camera Operator

Theadora Van Runkle

Costume Designer

Jim Van Wyck

Assistant Director

Dorothy Vitale

Other

Dan Wallin

Music

Marvin Westmore

Makeup

Albert Whitlock

Special Effects

Brad Wilder

Makeup

Patrick Williams

Music

Don Woods

Editor

Kyle Wright

Sound Editor

Photo Collections

The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Publicity Stills
Here are a few Publicity Stills from The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas (1982), starring Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton. Publicity stills were specially-posed photos, usually taken off the set, for purposes of publicity or reference for promotional artwork.
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Lobby Card Set
Here is a set of Lobby Cards from The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas (1982). Lobby Cards were 11" x 14" posters that came in sets of 8. As the name implies, they were most often displayed in movie theater lobbies, to advertise current or coming attractions.
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas - Scene Stills
Here are a few Scene Stills from The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas (1982), starring Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton.

Film Details

Also Known As
Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Det bästa lilla horhuset i Texas
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Adaptation
Comedy
Musical
Release Date
1982
Production Company
Steven Klinghoffer

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Award Nominations

Best Supporting Actor

1982
Charles Durning

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States July 1982

Released in United States Summer July 23, 1982

Re-released in United States on Video December 17, 1996

Released in United States July 1982

Released in United States Summer July 23, 1982

Re-released in United States on Video December 17, 1996