WILD AND WOOLLY

A film by John Emerson

Cast : Monte Blue, Douglas Fairbanks, Eileen Percy

1917 / adventure / Etats-Unis / original title : WILD AND WOOLLY / 72’ / Black & White / status : completed / Silent with music / long feature-film / International catalogue

A rich young Easterner who has always wanted to live in the Wild West plans to move to a Western town. Unknown to him, the town’s wild days are long gone, and it is an orderly, civilized place now. The townsmen, not wanting to lose a rich potential resident, contrive to make over the town to suit the young man’s fantasy.