Joan of Ozark

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Joan of Ozark
Directed by Joseph Santley
Written by
Produced by Harriet Parsons
Starring
Cinematography Ernest Miller
Edited by Charles Craft
Music by
Production
company
Distributed byRepublic Pictures
Release date
July 15, 1942
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Joan of Ozark is a 1942 American comedy film directed by Joseph Santley and starring Judy Canova, Joe E. Brown and Eddie Foy Jr. It was one of thirteen films Canova made with Republic Studios. [1] It is also known by the alternative title The Queen of Spies.

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Synopsis

A hillbilly manages to foil a ring of Nazi spies operating in the United States.

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  1. Hurst p.233

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