Fast, free delivery. A very comical film that's enjoyed more each time you see it. With Garry Moore, Glorya Allyn, Lee Becker, Elise Bretton. 24 of 25 people found this review helpful. Egbert and Effie Floud bring Ruggles back to Red Gap, Washington. While visiting Paris in 1908, upper class Lord Burnstead loses his butler playing poker. In this comedy of an Englishman stranded in a sea of barbaric Americans, Marmaduke Ruggles, a gentleman's gentleman and butler to an Earl is lost in a poker game to an uncouth American cattle baron. This FAQ is empty. Gemma Palmer, a woman who changes her life after discovering her live-in boyfriend has had an affair. No late fees. Read More. Gordon's old class mate Irene, tries to get the leading role in this show, but Lillian insists in getting this part herself. Reasonator; PetScan; Scholia; Statistics; Search depicted; Subcategories. It was based on the best-selling 1915 novel by Harry Leon Wilson , adapted by Humphrey Pearson, with a screenplay by Walter DeLeon and Harlan Thompson. The wealthy Rothschild family undergoes prejudice from the anti-Semitic society they live within. (1923). You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. A Western rancher wins a British valet in a poker game. Effie wants to take advantage of Ruggles' upper class background to influence Egbert's hick lifestyle. We've curated a list of lesser-known films to help you explore the space-time continuum from the comfort of your couch. Ruggles of Red Gap (1935) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Excerpt from Wikipedia After befriending Mrs. Judson, a widow who he impresses with his culinary skills, Ruggles decides to strike out on his own and open a restaurant. Ruggles accompanies his new employers to the tiny, wild town of Red Gap, Washington. Ma was a character in a separate Wilson work but was brought over for this production and played delightfully by Maude Eburne. Get a sneak peek of the new version of this page. Directed by James Cruze. This certainly is a hilarious study of opposites -- staid British decorum transplanted to America's rough and tumble Old West. the Earl is telling Ruggles why he'll be going to America with the Flouds, Copyrights Will Expire for 35 Silent Films By Charlie Chaplin, Cecil B. DeMille, Buster Keaton, and More, People You Wouldn't Expect to Find in a Western. English butler comes to the Wild West to work for newly rich hicks - finds it unbearable - … A joy to view and with Charles Laughton in a non serious role for a change. Overview; Synopsis; Credits; Photos & Videos; Film Details; Awards; Articles & Reviews; Notes; Brief Synopsis. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Search for "Ruggles of Red Gap" on Amazon.com, Title: Dusting Off Celluloid: Which old movie would you like to see? Add the first question. T Ruggles of Red Gap (1935 trailer screenshots) (1 F) Media in category "Ruggles of Red Gap (1935 film)" This category contains only the following file. Musical, Certificate: Passed Effie wants to take advantage of Ruggles' upper class background to influence Egbert's hick lifestyle. He gets an offer of money by Lillian, if she can dance in his show. After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. However, Egbert is more interested in partying and he takes Ruggles to the local 'beer bust'. An English valet brought to the American west assimilates into the American way of life. Paramount Ranch - 2813 Cornell Road, Agoura, California, USA. Also not in the novel but in the movie is the presence of Ma Pettingill, Egbert Floud's supportive mother in law. Rarely revived and never on UK TV, Leo McCarey's 1935 version of Ruggles of Red Gap was the third to reach the screen in just 17 years, but it's hard to imagine the other versions topping it. 1-month free trial! Virtual Virago There are plenty of laugh-out-loud moments in this sweet comic story about an English valet transported to the American West.