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The Wayward Bus (1957)





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This drama was adapted from a novel by John Steinbeck and chronicles a fateful bus ride. Much of the tale centers around the interactions between the passengers and the driver as he attempts to safely navigate the bus through a series of potentially dangerous storms.

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Jayne Mansfield
as Camille Oakes
Dan Dailey
as Ernest Horton
Joan Collins
as Alice Chicoy
Rick Jason
as Johnny Chicoy
Dolores Michaels
as Mildred Pritchard
Delores Michaels
as Mildred Pritchard
Larry Keating
as Pritchard
Kathryn Givney
as Mrs. Pritchard
Dee Pollock
as Pimples
Will Wright
as Van Brunt
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I believe that the unexpected charm of certain scenes comes from what one can call 'The Hollywood Machine'. It is very worn out and often goes wrong nowadays, but it can still deliver the goods. Which it does here.

September 1, 2021

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