The Gay Desperado

  • 1936
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Musical

None too gay, but loopy as all get out, kidding several genres at once as it crawls along. Leo Carrillo is a music-loving Mexican bandit who patterns himself after American screen gangsters. He kidnaps Nino Martini, a singing caballero, and energetic heiress Ida Lupino, terrific as always. Martini gets too much time to sing, but bad guy Carrillo and more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Wallace Smith
Source (1 Credit)
Leo Birinski
Producer (2 Credits)
Jesse L. Lasky
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Lucien Andriot
Editor (1 Credit)
Margaret Clancy
Art Director (1 Credit)
Music Director (1 Credit)
Alfred Newman

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