Born Reckless 1958

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Born Reckless (1958, USA) is a Western-Comedy-Rock N' Roll-Genre Mix Em Up film directed by Howard W. Koch.


Main Details

  • Released in November 1958
  • B&W
  • Running time: 80 minutes
  • Production Co.: Aubrey Schenck Productions
  • Distribution Co.: Warner Bros.
  • Directed by Howard W. Koch
  • Written by Richard H. Landau and Aubrey Schenck
  • Starring: Mamie Van Doren, Jeff Richards, Arthur Hunnicutt

Plot Summary

  • Rider Kelly Cobb travels to county rodeos to win money so he can buy a patch of land he wants to call his own. He rescues trick rider Jackie Adams from the clutches of an amorous sports writer after her saloon song, and they travel together. Jackie begins falling in love with Kelly, but he doesn't seem to notice as he continues to risk life and limb for his dream, occasionally being tempted by floozies. Jackie hopes to convince a man that was born reckless to change his roaming ways.


  • Thrill-a-minute, action cracking spectacle
  • And Mamie rocks 'em with 7 red-hot reckless tunes!
  • She's every big-time rodeo prize rolled into one... pair of tight pants!
  • And Mamie rocks 'em with 7 red-hot reckless tunes! She's the wickedest event on the big-time big-thrill rodeo circuit! And Mamie rocks 'em with 7 red-hot reckless tunes! Watch those bronc-busters try to tame Mamie!

Also Known As

  • Lännen rytmejä (Finland)
  • La ragazza del rodeo (Italy)
  • Född vild och galen (Sweden)
  • La chica del rodeo (Venezuela)
  • La reine du rodéo (France)
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