Mail Order Bride

Mail Order Bride

Mail Order Bride is a 1964 American Comedy Western film directed by Burt Kennedy and starring Buddy Ebsen, Keir Dullea and Lois Nettleton. The screenplay concerns an old man who pressures the wild son of a dead friend into marrying a mail-order bride in an attempt to settle him down.


Retired lawman Will Lane promises to look after a dying friend's son. He is given the deed to the man's Montana ranch and instructed not to let the friend's son, Lee Carey, have it until Lee gives up his immature ways.

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    contentLocation Montana
    director Burt Kennedy
    editor Frank Santillo
    genre comedy western
    keywords best man kansas city kill new family ranch hand retired lawman steal
    musicBy George Bassman
    producer Richard E. Lyons
    productionCompany Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    publisher Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer