R | | Biography, Comedy, Musical
The sole survivor of an ill-fated mining expedition tells how his taste for gold was replaced by that of human flesh.
When Polly is singing about her feelings for Packer, she stares at the drawing of Packer's mugshot, where his prisoner number is #24601, a reference to Jean Valjean's number in Les Miserables.
The film you are about to see was originally released in 1954. Upstaged by the overwhelming popularity of "Oklahoma!", it's short lived theater run was canceled, and "Alfred Packer: The Musical" soon fell into obscurity. The original negative, ...
During the song "That's All I'm Askin' For!", when the guys are standing in the ling with their arms dancing back in forth, right before it goes to the next shot, you can see Trey Parker (Alferd Packer) mouth the word "cut" to end shooting.
(At the end of the closing credits) Due to the graphic nature of this film, it should not have been watched by small children.
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