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Christiane Yves in They Had to See Paris

They Had to See Paris

1929 NR

Frank Borzage's 1929 comedy stars Will Rogers as Pike Peters, a mechanic who gets an unexpected windfall from an oil field, prompting his wife to drag the family to Paris in search of a culture befitting their newfound status. Soon, Pike and his family begin attracting a variety of French admirers, creating a slew of hilarious encounters between this simple Oklahoma family and the unsuspecting French aristocracy.