They Had to See Paris (1929)

09/18/1929 (US) Comedy 1h 22m
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Oklahoma mechanic Pike Peters finds himself part owner of an oil field. His wife Idy, hitherto content, decides the family must go to Paris to get "culture" and meet "the right kind of people." Pike and his grown son and daughter soon have flirtatious French admirers; Idy rents a chateau from an impoverished aristocrat; while Pike responds to each new development with homespun wit. In the inevitable clash, will pretentiousness and sophistication or common sense triumph?

  1. Frank Borzage

    Director

  2. Homer Croy

    Novel

  3. Sonya Levien

    Screenplay

  4. Owen Davis

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Will Rogers

    Will Rogers

    Pike Peters

  2. Irene Rich

    Irene Rich

    Mrs. Idy Peters

  3. Owen Davis Jr.

    Owen Davis Jr.

    Ross Peters

  4. Marguerite Churchill

    Marguerite Churchill

    Opal Peters

  5. Fifi D'Orsay

    Fifi

  6. Rex Bell

    Rex Bell

    Clark McCurdy

  7. Ivan Lebedeff

    Ivan Lebedeff

    Marquis de Brissac

  8. Sherwood Bailey

    Little boy

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Original Language English

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